Tape Measure Beam Optimized for Fox Hunting

Kent KA0LDG discussed Fox Hunting (aka transmitter hunting) during the June club meeting and displayed some of the gear he uses during these activities:

Plans for home-brew antennas suitable for Fox Hunting are widely available and prebuilt antennas may be purchased from a number of vendors. Those wishing to build their own Fox Hunting antenna may wish to use the design by Joe Leggio WB2HOL described in his Tape Measure Beam Optimized for Radio Direction Finding article.

West Fargo Field Day Stats

W0ILO Contest Summary Report for ARRL-FIELD-DAY

Created by N3FJP’s ARRL Field Day Contest Log Version 5.8 www.n3fjp.com

Summary
Total Contacts446
Total Points505
Operating Period2019/06/22 18:28 - 2019/06/23 17:57
Total op time (breaks > 30 min deducted)17:04:18
Total op time (breaks > 60 min deducted)19:02:16
Avg Qs/Hr (breaks > 30 min deducted)26.1
Bands and Modes446
Sections69
States \ Provinces51
Counties4
CQ Zones5
Intials11
Operators11
Stations5
Computers5

Field Day 2019 Joint Press Release

Volunteer Groups Train for Emergencies During National Amateur Radio Event

Members of the Red River Radio Amateurs will be participating in the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise, June 22nd and 23rd, at the Cass County Highway Department Building, 1201 W Main Ave, West Fargo, ND. Since 1933, ham radio operators across North America have established temporary ham radio stations in public locations during Field Day to showcase the science and skill of Amateur Radio. This event is open to the public and all are encouraged to attend.