2015 RANV FIELD DAY RESULTS!

W1NVT
2A - VERMONT


Location: Williston, Vermont
Grid Square: FN34 kl
Elevation: 478 feet AMSL


1986, 1987, 1999, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2014: Number 1 - 2A!



Field Day Pictures - Pick a Year!
2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 2000 Setup 1999 1998 1997 1984-1992



FIELD DAY BOX SCORE

QSO's

BAND CW PH
80 M 157 277
40 M 376 129
20 M 591 771
15 M 213 601
10 M 0 14
GOTA 0 431
VHF 3 111
Satellite 1 0
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TOTAL 1341 2334

BONUSES

100% Emerg Power 200
Publicity 100
Public Access 100
Display Station 100
Message to SM 100
Messages handled 100
ARRL Bulletin 100
Natural Power 100
Satellite 100
Educational Demo 100
Elected Official Visit 100
Served Agency Visit 100
GOTA Bonus 760
Youth QSOs 20
Web Report 50
Total 2130

Score Calculation:
3675 Total QSOs: 2x((2x1341)+2334) + 2130 = 12162 Points


Previous Year's Totals

YearCWPHPoints
20141256329214016
20131316323113876
20121545309814752
20111658380916320
20101435313014230
20091141327013294
20081553322614754
20071271269712328
20061260338213858
20051081254811130
20041100268011360
2003957241110250
20021088279511342
20011042226210092
20001233213010294
19991209181512194
19981100267410748



PARTICIPANTS

CW Ops: AA1SU, AB1T, K1LK, K1ZK, W1EAT, W1LWH
Phone Ops: KB1FRW, KE1AZ, N1YWB, W1SJ
GOTA Ops: K1WAL, KB1LHB, KB1THX, KC1DIJ, KI6ISG, N1YD, WL7CVD
Coaches: K1WAL, KB1FRW, KE1AZ, N1YD, N1YWB
VHF Ops: AA1SU, K1ZK, KB1FRW, KB1LHB, KB1THX, N1YWB,
Setup/Takedown:AA1SU, AB1DD, K1WAL, KB1FRW, KB1LHB, KB1LOT, KB1MDC, KB1PDW, KB1THX,
KB1VJE, KB1WXM, KC1DIJ, KE1AZ, N1YD, N1YWB, W1EBR, W1LWH, W1SJ, WL7CVD


VISITORS:

Greg Hanson, Anthony Hyde, Larry Crist, Al Frey, Mariah Fileccia,
Penny Bourgeois, Morghan Bourgeois, Ania Laughlin, Larry Lamore, WFFF-44 News



Operating Highlights

  • Best phone QSO Rates: 144 at 1800 (20m)
  • Best CW QSO Rates: 105 at 0100 (40/20m)
  • Best GOTA QSO Rates: 79 at 0100 (20m)
  • Twin Radio system worked very well!

Operating Lowlights

  • Worst conditions in 25 years!
  • Couldn't BUY a QSO on 40M Sunday
  • High winds dropped Phone dipole
  • Phone dipole feed arced to a tree and melted!
  • Power supply problem at phone station
  • Computer reset problems at CW station
  • Auto tuner problems at GOTA station
  • Oh - and it rained all day Sunday!






STATION DESCRIPTION

CW STATION

RIGS 80m Antenna 40m Antenna 20m Antenna 15m Antenna
FT1000 + FT1000 Mk V Dipole @65' Dipole @65' 3 Element @52' 4 Element 154CD @52'

PHONE STATION

RIGS 80m Antenna 40m Antenna 20m Antenna 15m Antenna
K3 + TS830 120' Doublet @70' 120' Doublet @70' 3el monoband @50' 3el monoband @60'

GOTA STATION (W1PU)

RIG 40m Antenna20-15-10M Antenna
K3 Dipole @35' TA-33 Tribander @50'

VHF STATION

RIG 6m Antenna 2m Antenna 70cm Antenna
TS-2000 5el @ 58' Collinear @ 65' Collinear @ 65'

SATELLITE STATION

RIG 2m Antenna 70cm Antenna
FT-736R 15el cross 20el cross


POWER GENERATION

Honda EU2000i Phone
Honda EU2000i CW, GOTA
Honda EU2000i Backup
Generac 3.5 kwBackup





July 16, 2015

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