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Sounds like a plan!
We will need two adjoining camp sites so we can stretch out our antennas.
I remember some that were on top of the ridge that has really nice Tree’s
On Sat, Dec 22, 2018 at 10:32 AM WA0ITP <wa0itp@...
Count me in Chas, and thanking you f
planning it this far a
head. I operated there once with J
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I'll use my
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Probably have to
advance, like January
are some nice roomy, and
I love this radio stuff.
On 12/21/2018 9:47 PM, Charles W.
Powell via Groups.Io wrote:
There has been some discussion regarding a Field Day effort for
the 4-State club, such as it is. So far, the only standing
suggestion is for Weston Bend State Park, just across the river
for Leavenworth KS on the Missouri side. Bert, N0YJ says he and
Johnny ACØBQ have operated there before and it has some attractive
qualities. There are lots of trees and it is on relatively high
ground. I think this is a good choice. If anyone has other ideas,
please make your recommendation known. So far, we have three
operators on board.
I would like to collect names of folks who are interested, so
please reply and let me know so I can start a list. From there we
can start to make some decisions about how many transmitters, what
bands to operate, and exactly what kind of effort this should be.
We can make this casual, intense, or a combination of both. I'm
all for having fun, having some good burgers, AND racking up a few
We should eventually make some decisions on what kind of logging
to do, if we need networking (I have some mesh network nodes we
can use) and the like. If we use computer control of the rigs,
then the computers must also work on battery power (to be "legal"
as battery class.)
So, please forward your ideas and let us know if you want to or
plant to participate.
Chas - NK8O