Long-Range 2m SSB Nets ON Tonight + Updates to kc9bqa.com
- I've posted fresh V/UHF content to kc9bqa.com.
There's a detailed recap of my UHF contest from last weekend.
I put in a full effort, enjoyed about 40% of my Q's with a nice
variety of rovers, and ended up with 40,050 claimed score in the
The next V/UHF contest is a big one, the ARRL September
VHF QSO Party. It's the weekend of September 10-11th, and
all bands from 6m, 2m on up thru the microwaves are in play.
Start making plans now to take advantage of the big spike in
activity the contests bring to V/UHF bands.
There's also an announcement about the variety of 2m activity
that is available every Wed. evening. With 6 different nets to
choose from, Wed. has to be the busiest night in the USA and
VE-land. Don't care for nets? No problem. Get on 2m anyway
and make noise. We encourage our check-ins and all hams to do
this. Please help spread the word and improve the health of our
For more detail about 2m nets tonight from EL99, EM89,
EN91, EN54, EN33 and EM13 visit kc9bqa.com.
There are also tips there to help you get more enjoyment out of
your time at the rigs. The ON4KST.com real-time V/UHF chat
room (for IARU Region 2) has done very well this spring and
summer. Over 2300 registered users now, plus it's free, no BS
and it's available anytime, day or night. If you have internet near
your rigs, click this link http://kc9bqa.com/?p=1072 and you'll
see the 7 simple steps for registering. If you click this link
http://kc9bqa.com/?p=4411 you get additional thoughts on how
I think this chat is best used to help our bands.
Todd KC9BQA EN63ao 40 N of Milwaukee
www.kc9bqa.com For Frequent VHF/UHF Updates
www.wivuch.com WI VHF/UHF County Hunters Award