3537Winter camporee station
- Jan 6, 2010Hi all
Old Capitol Valley District will be holding a winter
camporee Jan. 30 & 31 in Coralville Iowa.
We will be setting up a radio station for our scouts to
come in and discover ham radio.
We will have an HF station on 20 meters working around
14.290. We also hope to have an echolink station running
and a 2 meter rig scanning the local repeaters.
Call sign will be KB0GVI
We will have some code sheets and keys there for the
scouts to play with, also info on test requirements, and
inexpensive ways to get on the air.
We also plan on having a few stories of hams in action, ie
the Iowa City tornado of a few years ago and the flooding
in Cedar Rapids. Along with this I am going to have
contact info for the local clubs.
I have not done any digital modes on radio and am looking
for info on the to present to the scouts. Any suggestions
would be a big help.
Thanks and '73s
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