The QSO + Fun Factor exceeded last Years effort – if you ask N0ECT! Some of our favorite Field Day Photos and captions from this (June 24-25) weekend’s 24 Hours of Operating HF using Emergency Power only.
Iron Chicken Chef N0AFO…demonstrates to Debbie N0LDB the Art of Grilling Chicken – with his Eyes Closed!K0RV’s most Experienced Drone Pilot – Eric K0JEG. Armed with his 4K HD Drone Camera and GPS Drone Technology – Eric’s Drone located the MOST COMFORTABLE chair at Field Day and K0JEG and took full advantage after an exhausting day of QSO’s and Flying High!K0RV’s t-Shirt Design Team Phil N0KE and Ms. Betty KD0YDH are busy working on next years Field Day 2018 t-Shirt.N0ECT is still insisting he found one of these Signs…On N0AFO’s Beer Cooler that Saturday Afternoon!Bob KI0G Cutter ran the (GOTA – Get On The Air) Station this year. Being a former Judge – KI0G must be use to handing out cruel and unusual punishment! How So?Well…Bob ran the GOTA Station at QRP (5 Watts) – Yikes! Bob is still trying to explain how to beat an HF Pile Up on Field Day using only 5 Watts…leveraging what looked like Kite String for an Antenna! At QRP – N0ECT rechristened KI0G’s GOTA Station as the “Waiting for Godot” QSO Station! Extreme QSO Patience paid off…Occasionally, the GOTA Station confirmed a few 40 meter QRP QSO’s! Their GOTA Station Blew the Horn targeting their skeptics…for every completed QSO!Well if you don’t know what “Frequency Feast” looks like – you do NOW!