VHF at Field Day 2021

This year at Field Day, SARA will be running a VHF station in addition to five HF stations! The Field Day rules allow the class that we enter to add an additional station for VHF without changing the class count. While we will indeed be running six stations, our class…

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Modelling the T2FD

After discovering the difficulties of trying to design a resonant multi-band antenna for our last Field Day setup, our coordinator decided that we would have to attempt some simpler design this year. To allow a five-transmitter station to simultaneously operate on multiple bands, each transmitter must have either distant antennas…

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Four Tools To QRQ

Over the past year of my journey to becoming more proficient with CW, I have been asked quite often about the tools that I use to practice. I decided that it may be helpful to the community if I could compile a simple list of resources for others that are…

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