Welcome to the 2017 FARL Field Day Page
June 24th-25th, 2017
The Ford Amateur Radio League and the Livonia Amateur Radio Club are co-hosting a site during the American Radio Relay League Field Day! LARC site: http://www.livoniaarc.com/
When: June 24th-25th, 2017
Setup: 9am on Saturday the 24th.
Operating Event: 2pm on Saturday through 2pm on Sunday, 24 continuous hours
Food: Lunch, Dinner, and evening snack on Saturday. Breakfast and Lunch on Sunday
Who: Open to any amateur radio operators and also to anyone interested in radio!
Types of operating: Morse Code, 2 voice stations, 1 digital station, 1 VHF station, and Satellite. A special station (Get On the Air) will be available to recently licensed operators and those who want to try out radio!
See this presentation for details!
•Using K8UNS as main station call
•Using K8UTT as GOTA station call
•CW station Tent
•Bringing a Carolina Windom and they want to use the Quad for reception.
•SSB 1 Station (FARL) (Using Tom Bray’s (W8TJB)Airstream)
•Radio: Club FT-991
•Antenna: Club G5RV
•Solar Power Charged battery for Alternative Power Bonus
•SSB 2 Station (Camper: Alan (N8BTU))
•Antenna: G5RV Jr or full size
•Digital Station: FARL) (Using the Livonia FD Tent, along with the GOTA station)
•Using David’s (N8HKU) IC-9100
•Using David’s (N8HKU) G5RV with club fiberglass center mount and club member’s fiberglass tent poles for end poles.
• Satellite station: (FARL) David’s IC-9100 and Arrow Antenna (still working on rotor set up)
•Free VHF/UHF Station (with FARL station, using Tom’s (W8TJB) IC-7100 and VHF antennas) Using metal or fiberglass poles to raise.GOTA Station (LARC) in the Livonia FD Tent
Location: 37855 Lyndon St. Livonia, MI 48124
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