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  • Tom KD8DEG
    ... From: Hank Greeb To: GRARA Group Sent: Thursday, November 03, 2011 7:34 PM Subject: [GRARA] Testla memorial
    Message 1 of 1 , Nov 3 7:28 PM
      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Hank Greeb" <n8xx@...>
      To: "GRARA Group" <GRARA@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Thursday, November 03, 2011 7:34 PM
      Subject: [GRARA] Testla memorial event

      > From another ham radio reflector. Obviously, these folks didn't check
      > the ARRL contest calendar. . . .
      > However, if you're on before SS starts, you might find W3T or W3Y or
      > YU0TESLA on the air.
      > ===========================
      > Wardenclyffe, Nikola Tesla’s last laboratory will be on the air November
      > 5^th as special event station W3T! Wardenclyffe is located in Shoreham,
      > NY on Long Island. W3T is part of a network of special event stations
      > that are helping to raise awareness for the effort to purchase the
      > laboratory and restore it into a science museum. To read more about the
      > effort to restore Wardencyffe, please check
      > outhttp://www.teslasciencecenter.org The other stations in the network
      > are N3Y which will transmit via satellite and possibly HF from the New
      > Yorker Hotel, Tesla’s last home in Manhattan, and YU0TESLA which will
      > transmit on 20m as well as other HF bands from the Tesla Museum in
      > Belgrade. For the latest updates on what frequencies to catch the
      > stations on and a sneak peek at the QSL cards and QTHs, go
      > tohttp://copaseticflows.appspot.com/teslaevent.
      > If you’re in the Shoreham area on the 5^th , please stop by the station!
      > Also, be sure to check out the Radio Central Amateur Radio Club. They
      > will have the Marconi radio shack on the air a few miles away
      > transmitting as a special event station commemorating the 90^th
      > anniversary of the opening of the RCA transmitting antenna farm in Rocky
      > Point, NY. More details are available athttp://www.rcarc.org/. Without
      > the RCA club W3T would not be on the air. Their help has been invaluable!
      > And, this just in, we are proud to announce that one more historic
      > station will be on the air with us on the 5th of November, the Police
      > Athletic League Amateur Radio Club of Yonkers, NY, a mere few meters
      > from the site of the first FM transmission 66 years ago on November 5th
      > of 1935 will be on the air with same call sign as the historic station:
      > W2XAG.
      > If you have any questions, or you’d like to help out, please feel free
      > to contact me athcarter333@... <mailto:hcarter333@...>.
      > 73 de KD0FNR Hamilton Carter
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