Field Day Raffle - 2m/440 HT

The Club will be raffling off a Baofeng UV-5R at this year's Field Day. Dave Bowman, WB0QIR owns one and has gotten good reports back. He also made my his first satellite contact with it yesterday after owning it for 3 days. It's a 4w/1w dual band VHF/UHF transceiver. FM broadcast and led flashlight are built in. NOAA frequencies can be programmed into each of the 128 channels.

The tickets are $5.00 per ticket with a maximum of 30 tickets being sold. If we have a large enough response we will hold more than one raffle. The drawing will held after the 30 tickets are sold. Twelve tickets were bought at the club meeting on Saturday night. You don't need to be present to win, but the winner will need to pick up the prize from Field Day or at the July club meeting.

Field Day setup to begin at 900 N Cheyenne Rd @ High Pointe Elementary, Saturday at 7:00 a.m.