357: Ham Radio fun: ARRL Field Day '22-Antenna.

The ARRL Field Day is set for 24-25 June 2023.  Thousands of radio amateur across the U.S. and Canada are expected to participate in this large emergency communications exercise and contest.

All kinds of antennas will make their appearance, from the basic dipole to multielement yagi beams.

Most of us radio amateurs will most likely with simple rigs and even simpler antennas.

In the video, Alan (W2AEW) shows us how he operated in the 2022 edition of Field Day.  Alan's station and antenna system is simple, portable, and easy to set up and take down.

If you can't see the video, please insert this title URL into your browser search box:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q77OyvSMjfs

Here are some comments from Alan (W2AEW):

Here's a short video showing a bit of my "solo" Field Day setup at the Guglielmo Marconi Memorial Park in Franklin Twp NJ - former site of the Marconi Wireless Corp East Coast transmitting station. Equipment used in this video: FX-4C SDR Transceiver: https://bg2fx.com/ Par End-Fed Tri-band antenna: http://www.vibroplex.com/contents/en-... Miniature "Camelback" morse code key: http://www.vibroplex.com/contents/en-... Mini Iambic Paddles: https://www.amazon.com/Mini-Key-Autom... Emtech ZM-2 Antenna Tuner: https://steadynet.com/emtech/zm2-kit-... Battery: https://www.bioennopower.com/collecti...


Thanks for joining us today.

Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM).


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