OVARC will be holding a special raffle for a great prize. Tickets are $5.00 each and the drawing will be held at an OVARC Monthly Meeting after 100 tickets have been sold.
The prize for the current raffle is a Yaesu FT-7900R Dual Band VHF/UHF mobile radio.
Click here to see radio features and specs.
Tickets will be on sale at the OVARC Monthly Meetings.
You need not be present at the drawing to win.
Mark your Calendars for the Oro Valley Amateur Radio Club
2014 Holiday Party
December 21, 2014
2:00PM - 5:00PM
Ascension Lutheran Church
1220 West Magee Road, Tucson, AZ
OVARC Field Day 2014 Results
Official results appear in the December, 2014 issue of QST.
We improved our score by about 8% over last year. We improved our standing in Class 3F as well. In 2013 we finished in 6th place out of 47 entries in our class. In 2014, we finished in 4th place out of 49 entries in our class with a total of 6,510 points.
Our score is highest in Southern Arizona as well. Others:
Avra Valley Coyote Group 2,762 points in class 1A, finishing #23 of 121 entries
Green Valley ARC 2,644 points in class 2A, finishing #131 of 392 entries
Eastern Arizona ARS 2,178 points in class 4A, finishing #95 of 150 entries
Catalina RC 5,744 points in class 6A, finishing #9 of 29 entries
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73, Tom Kravec W8TK
OVARC FD Chairman
10 Reasons to Become a Member of OVARC
1. Interesting and timely club meeting topics
2. Wide-area linked analog repeater system
3. D-Star SIG and repeater
5. Saturday Hams and Eggs Breakfast
6. Fun Field Day with air conditioning and a wonderful steak dinner
7. Great Hamfest
8. Opportunities to combine your hobby with public service
9. Active Elmer program for new and old hams
10. Lots of fun and friendship