The Blue Ridge Amateur Society would like to invite you to our annual Field Day event.
Riverbend Park located at 175 Riverbend Rd, Greenville, SC 29617
BRARS field day signs will be posted at the entrance of the park and intersections leading up to it.
Talk-in: 146.610 will be monitored throughout the event to provide information. Site radio will be on 147.610 simplex for use on the site and nearby.
Field day activities will begin Friday evening June 21 at or about 1700 hours ( 5 pm ) with the loading of field day equipment from the club storage building. Setup will begin Saturday June 22 at 10 AM.
Anyone wanting to participate, please contact
Nathan Allison (KJ4RQZ) at 864-884-1373.
We will be setting up 3 stations (Class 3A), consisting of 2 club owned stations powered by generators for HF, voice, GOTA (get on the air) and CW operations plus 1 privately owned Digital station.
Please feel free to bring any equipment that you may want to experiment with, or otherwise need assistance with.
Commercial power is available in the form of 20 amp/120V, 30 amp/120V RV and 50 amp 120/240V for a fee of $20.00 per connection.
Bathrooms are available on site. Tent camping as well as RV’s are welcome.
A covered dish dinner will be served at 6pm with BRARS providing grilled hot dogs, hamburgers, buns and condiments.
Anyone attending dinner is asked to bring a drink of their choice (non-alcoholic) and a covered dish.
Please arrive one hour (5pm) before dinner time to allow for the correct amount of grilled items to be prepared.
The event will conclude with taking down of and returning of equipment to storage on Sunday, June 23 at or about 1400 hours (2pm).