NORTH BREVARD AMATEUR RADIO CLUB
FIELD DAY 24 JUNE, 2017
THE GREAT OUTDOORS
1. Ricky was there before I arrived at 8 AM. We began unloading and assmbling the primary antenna.
Mike Fontana arrived a little later and began setting up tables, chairs and his "Go Kit" and placed his
antenna on the pier outside. Ricky's two helpers arrived and we began to fill pots with stones and
install the antenna, erected and guyed all of it.
2. Proceeded to setup equipment inside and tune everything up. Gary arrived and set up his equipment
and antenna. Steve and Mary arrived with "FOOD" !!!. Eric and wife were there helping and Eric was
using his computer program w/HT. William and Nathan erected a 130 foot windom antenna and setup
equipment inside and began making contacts. Ricky was alteady making RTTY and PSK-31 contacts
and Mike's Go Kit was receiving check-ins from our club repeater.
3. People Present:
Jim W5ZXO-Club Secretary
Mike N1RFD-Special Projects Director
Gary KJ4BOJ-Vice President
Eric KJ4HSN-Maintenance Superintendent
Diane Lorey (Eric's XYL)
I left at 4 PM so I cannot report on the actvities after that.
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73 and 88 to all participants and a hearty thank you to Ricky and his team and Steve and Mary-the food
team and Mike the facilities provider.
Jim Hough-W5ZXO-Secretary NBARC
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