Well another one is in the books. This time our friends down state suffered
the misfortune of RAIN. Just a brief shower at out QTH....nice for a
Section: North Florida, Okaloosa Walton Community College Soccer Field
QSO points: 1372
Toatal: 2632 which met our goal of an increase over last year.
IFDC score: 87,808
I guess I'm an old "expert" as I have done well in the CQP and the SS
vintage 1970's. I was the only one and didnt operate 24 hours.
Ant: Trap dipole for 160/80/40 ... this one is a gonner for '96
B&W AC3.5-30 dummy load.... gonner too!
TH-3 at 60 ft .. a nice 3 section tower on a trailer
TA-33 at 30 ft ... on some R-20
R-5 at 25 ft ... some more R-20
11 elm 2 mtr yagi on a 7 section alum crank up at 35 ft.
Crossed yagis for the SAT
Next year we are going to 3A and will add a better dipole for 80 and a 2 elm
wire beam for 40. The 2 m beam will go to 60+ ft and will add 6 meters with
5 elm at 30+ ft.
My novice station was a bust so Im adding more Tech stations in hopes of
gettin them out. I did find a brand new Extra who just got his initial
ticket this year... and sat down to a 80 qso hour on 20 meters!! Nice for
his first FD/contest!
FD Chair for the Playground ARC and the Twin Cities ARC
>From Frank Gunja <firstname.lastname@example.org> Fri Jun 30 04:05:20 1995
From: Frank Gunja <email@example.com> (Frank Gunja)
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