ARES Standard Power Connector

ARES Standard 12V Radio Power Connector

In October 2002, a meeting of ARES representatives from around the state of New Mexico met during the Socoro Hamfest to discuss a number of issues. A significant outcome was the selection of the 30 amp Anderson PowerPole connector as the standard power connector for deployed ARES radios. These connectors are available locally at Walker Electronics and from various vendors at local hamfests. They are also available from