"Tuesday Tune-up" for the Holland Fox Hunt -- Dust
off those RDF skills.
Here's an opportunity to get out that old radio
direction finding (RDF) antenna
and check it out before the Fox Hunt coming
up on August 25th. Please join us
on Tuesday evening next to the
McDonalds in Hudsonville (central location) for
a checkout of your equipment
and a practice hidden transmitter hunt. New to
hunting? Tom Bosscher and others will be there to answer
and to show you how before we start an easier, no pressure --
but lots of
fun, collaborative practice hunt.
If you don't have RDF equipment to test, come
anyway we will try real hard to
get you a ride with other fox hunters.
The practice fox hunt will be
collaborative, which means that teams
are free to travel in packs and exchange
information on the fox hunt
frequency of 145.530. Even Doppler antennas are
There will be at least one or two extra "tape
measure" antennas and attenuators.
Where? In the truck parking lot next to the
McDonalds at I-196 exit 62 in
Hudsonville. (That's 32nd street to the
locals.) This is an easy location
between Grand Rapids and
When? 7:00 PM until dark.
Talk-in will be on the Holland repeater of 147.060
Mhz, PL 94.8 Hz and the
fox hunt frequency of 145.530 Mhz. BRING
YOUR HT IF YOU HAVE ONE!
Tuesday, August 18th. -- that's just a couple
of days from now.
Talk in on the Holland repeater or the fox hunt frequency
of 145.530 Mhz.
"TUNE-UP TUESDAY", May 18th at 7:00 PM
----- Hudsonville McDonalds
"THE FOX AND ONE OLD GUY" Fox Hunt, May 25th at
7:00 PM ---- Holland ARC Clubhouse