PCARA
POLK COUNTY AMATEUR RADIO ASSOCIATION
PCARA
ARCHIVE 2014 ACTIVITIES
Field Day 2014
N9XH Field Day 2014 - Dan and Bill brought their trailers and set them up at the Balsam Lake tower site.
Photos: Rick W9WS
June 28, 2014 - The encampment set up by members of the PCARA is shown above. The club call N9XH was used during the 24 hour event. Two transmitters on emergency power were set up by Bill K9WEN and Dan KB9OBF. Additional help was provided by Rick W9WS.
Bill K9WEN at the controls of his rig during Field Day 2014.
June 28, 2014 - Bill K9WEN is at the controls during Field Day 2014. The annual event is a fun way to operate radio equipment from a remote location. This year the club set up near their repeater tower site in Balsam Lake.
Dipole installed using the Balsam Lake tower as a support.
June 28, 2014 - A multi band dipole was erected as well as a multi band vertical. Strong thunderstorms blew through on Saturday night forcing the operators off the air for about an hour until the danger passed.
20 meter station during Field Day 2014.
June 28, 2014 - The 20 meter station is shown above. Computer logging kept the duplicate contacts in check while maintaining an organized log for submission.
 
N9XH - Polk County Amateur Radio Association - 1732 Forest Circle - Balsam Lake - WI - 54810 - Info@N9XH.org