Randolph Country's Novice Radio Club held its first Field Day this year at the Holly Ridge Campground. We operated at only 10 watts output into W4OP Magnetic Loops, LnR's EndFedz wire antennas and a home brew vertical designed & built by Justin, KN4EQA. Our total QSO count was 96 and was spread across SSB, CW, RTTY and PSK31 modes. All attending members participated in financing the event with water, sodas, ice, food, snacks and monetary contributions. Participating were
6pm - Pre-meeting "dutch treat" meal is at Mayflower Seafood restaurant in Asheboro. 7pm - LnR Precision at 1954 N. Fayetteville Street, Asheboro. Meeting it open to members, their family, and ANYONE interested in amateur radio. Meeting Business: We will talk about how Field Day (June 23 & 24) activities went. We will discuss the new club website. Meeting Program: Butch Simpson, WS4H will explain how QSLing and the ARRL Bureau work and how to make the most of it. #NoviceRadi
The Novice Radio Club will be meeting on Tuesday, June 12th at 7pm at LnR Precision's shop at 1954 N. Fayetteville Street, Asheboro NC. This meeting will be devoted to:
1. Finalizing the Novice Radio Club's 2018 Field Day Plan. We're excited to discuss and finalize this year's Field Day program. We plan on two days of activities utilizing CW and Digital modes exclusively, operating both QRO and QRP power levels. The venue(s) will be announced at the meeting.
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The Novice Radio Club will be meeting on Tuesday, May 8th at 6:30 pm at LnR Precision's shop at 1954 N. Fayetteville Street, Asheboro NC. May's meeting will be devoted to two purposes: 1. The finalization of the Fox Hunt exercise. The "Fox" will be in the area so it's our opportunity to find her! Utilizing a home-brew Yagi antenna which many of you built last year and your 2 meter hand-held radio we should all have a great experience. Be sure to bring your "Hand-held"! 2.
The new Novice Radio Club will meet on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 7pm at LnR Precision Factory, 1954 N Fayetteville St, Asheboro. This month they plan to talk about Fox Hunts and Fox Transmitters, their Kits, how to, antennas, and etc... #NoviceRadioClub