Field Day 2016….. Come On Down!

Field Day Information

Saturday & Sunday; June 25th & 26th
Fort Southwest Point, Kingston – under the pavilion behind the ball field
Set-Up on Saturday morning
Operations: Jun 25 at 2 PM to Jun 26 at 2 PM
Weather Forecast
Saturday: Sunny and hot, high near 94.
Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, low around 71.
Sunday: 40 percent chance thunderstorms. Sunny and hot, high near 92.

KD4GT will bring at least 2 antenna masts and a B&W dipole antenna (good for 80m thru 10m no tuning)

N4VAV is bringing his Honda generator with the extended run tank for radio power.

If you are bringing your own PC for logging, goto: and download the latest “FIELDDAY.exe” file. (3.41 MB (3,579,396 bytes) in size – Version 5.01.0000). KI4FUV has once again paid for the networked version so be sure your PC has wireless WiFi capability to connect to the local network.

RCARC will be bringing hot dogs and burgers, buns, & and the condiments. Please bring a side dish to share. Also, bring water and maybe other drinks. Remember the weather report! We’ll look to eat sometime around 1800 +/- whatever.

Field Day is a great time to try our a new antenna. Bring it along. We’re always interested in the unusual.

Most of all, bring your FUN along. That’s why we go through this every year!

The Swiss Army knife of military and off road vehicles

A side note from Jim K4APY to everyone! Take Pictures and send them to me please!


Roane County Amateur Radio Club, KE4RX
PO Box 1104
Kingston, TN 37763