2022 Field Day Results

Call Used: W8XRN GOTA Station Call: W1QFB ARRL/RAC Section: OH Class: 3F Participants: 44 Club/Group Name: Xenia Weather Amateur Radio Net Power Source(s): Generator, Battery, Solar Power Multiplier: 2XPreliminary Total Score: 3,870 Bonus Points: 100% emergency power 300 Media Publicity 100 – Documented by media.jpg Public location 100 Public information table 100 Formal message to ARRL SM/SEC 100 Natural power QSOs completed 100 Site visit by invited served agency 100 Educational activity 100 Youth participation (7 x 20, max of 100) 100 Social media 100 GOTA Station 200 Entry submitted via web 50Total bonus points 1,450 Score Summary: (Cabrillo log/dupe…

2022 ARRL Field Day June 25-26

ARRL Link What is ARRL Field Day? Produced by ARRL, the national association for amateur radio http://www.arrl.orgARRL Field Day is the single most popular on-the-air event held annually in the US and Canada. On the fourthweekend of June of each year, thousands of radio amateurs gather with their clubs, groups or simply with friends tooperate from remote locations. Field Day is a picnic, a campout, practice for emergencies, an informal contest and, most of all, FUN! It is a time where many aspects of Amateur Radio come together to highlight our many roles. While some will treat it as a…

2021 Field Day

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ARRL Field Day is this coming Saturday and Sunday (June 26, 27)

ARRL Field Day is this coming Saturday and Sunday (June 26, 27) Once again, XWARN and DARA will join forces to set up several stations at the Beavercreek Twp Fire Dept at Dayton-Xenia Rd and Orchard Lane. Set up will begin at 9:00 AM on Saturday and the on-air portion of the event begins at 2PM local. The scale of the operation will be based on how many people show up to help set up. We can always use more people than show up for tear down. If you are able to help with this, try to arrive around 11AM Sunday. We are allowed…

2021 ARRL Field Day is June 26-27

Objective To contact as many stations as possible on the 160, 80, 40, 20,15 and 10 Meter HF bands, as well as all bands 50 MHz and above, and to learn to operate in abnormal situations in less than optimal conditions. Field Day is open to all amateurs in the areas covered by the ARRL/RAC Field Organizations and countries within IARU Region 2. DX stations residing in other regions may be contacted for credit, but are not eligible to submit entries. Each claimed contact must include contemporaneous direct initiation by the operator on both sides of the contact. Initiation of…