Woodchucks at the 2018 ARRL November Sweeps Contest enjoying the 70 degree temp in the Cement Tent as it was snowing outside....

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WA8Q's Contest Summary Report for ARRL-SS
Created by N3FJP's ARRL November Sweepstakes Contest Log
Version 6.9 www.n3fjp.com

Total Contacts = 53
Total Points = 3,498

Operating Period: 2018/11/18 15:35 - 2018/11/18 22:47

Total op time (breaks > 30 min deducted): 7:11:28
Total op time (breaks > 60 min deducted): 7:11:28

Avg Qs/Hr (breaks > 30 min deducted): 7.4 

Total Contacts by Band and Mode:

Band CW Phone Dig Total %
----       --    -----    ---    ----- ---
40        0     27      0     27   51
20        0     25      0     25   47
15        0       1      0       1     2
            --   -----     ---    ----- ---
Total     0     53      0     53  100

 

Total Contacts by Section:

Section Total %
------- ----- ---
MDC    7  13
LA        3    6
NLI      3     6
VA       3     6
MI       2     4
NV      2     4
OR      2     4
STX    2     4
SV      2     4
TN      2     4
VI        2     4
WWA  2      4
EMA   1      2
EPA    1      2
IL        1      2
KS      1      2
MAR   1      2
MB      1      2
MN      1      2
MO      1      2
MT      1      2
NC      1      2
NFL     1      2
NH      1      2
NNJ    1      2
NTX    1      2
ONE   1      2
RI       1      2
SCV   1      2
SDG   1      2
WI      1      2
WMA  1      2
WTX   1       2

Total = 33

 

Total Contacts by State \ Prov:

State Total %
----- ----- ---
MD      7 13
           3    6
CA       3   6
LA       3   6
NY      3   6
TX      3   6
VA      3   6
MA     2   4
MI      2   4
NV     2    4
OR     2    4
TN     2    4
WA     2   4
FL      1   2
IL       1    2
KS     1    2
MB     1   2
MN     1   2
MO     1   2
MT     1   2
NC     1   2
NH     1   2
NJ     1   2
NT     1   2
ON    1   2
PA     1   2
RI      1   2
SD     1  2
WI     1   2

Total = 28

 

Total Contacts by Country:

Country Total   %
-------       ----- ---
USA       50    94
Canada    3      6

Total = 2 

Total DX Miles (QSOs in USA not counted) = 1,567
Average miles per DX QSO = 522 

Average bearing to the entities worked in each continent.
QSOs in USA not counted.

NA = 51 

Total Contacts by CQ Zone:

CQ Zone Total   %
-------         -----   ---
05              28    53
04              16    30
03                9     17

Total = 3

 

NRA Birthday Event

 

NRA Birthday Special Event November 17, 2018

The Yavapai Amateur Radio Club (YARC) of Prescott, AZ, is planning to operate a special event station November 17, 2018, in celebration of the NRA’s 147th birthday. The special event station will operate from Gunsite Academy’s 2,000-acre campus in Paulden, AZ, north of Prescott.
The special event call sign will be K7NRA. Operations will be conducted on the following frequencies: 7.040, 7.250, 14.040, 14.250, 21.040 and 21.335 MHz. The hours of operation will be from 1500 to 2400 UTC. KL7R will again be operating a satellite station.

Due to logistics and equipment availability issues, the CW operation will take place between 1800 and 2400 UTC.

 

Additional Info can be found at WWW.7yrc.org 

 

 

Woodchuck Amateur Radio Club 

 

 

Once again the Woodchuck's wil be having the Christmas Dinner this year.

The date is December 22, 2018

The dinner starts at 6:00pm

SIMON'S RESTAURANT AND DELICATESSEN

7770 Chippewa Rd. Brecksville, OH 44141

 

 

 

 Ohio QSO Party 2019

 

The Woodchuck ARC participated in the 2019 Ohio QSO Party on August 24, 2019.
We held the event at the Concrete Tent and ran the Club Radio and Chuck’s (K8CVM) IC-7300.
Antennas used were the Clubs 5BTV the 20m Beam along with an NVIS set for 40m and 80m.
A number of Club Members an well as visitors stop in and work the event.
80 meters had the most activity but contacts were also made on 20m and 40m.

Results and photos to follow.

2019 Woodchuck Event Calendar

All our Events held at the Woodchuck A.R.C. Club Station 11694 State Rd. just south of Wallings. 

July 1st till July 7th : All times day and evening.

13 Colonies on the air contest using our club call from the club station at Riches’.
Everyone is welcome to go to the club station and participate!
The list of stations we must contact will be on the table. They will be on all bands, so search.
Please place your initials at the end of the line that you contact. Our repeater should be monitored when anyone is at the station. Just turn it on!

Aug. 10th.

DX Engineering will be having a Hamfest from 9am till noon in the Showroom.
And 8:00am till noon a flea market in the North parking lot.

Aug 17th.

Woodchuck Special Event Station, “30th year Club Anniversary”. 12 noon till ?
It will be advertised in QST Magazine Contest Corral. 

Aug.24th. 

Ohio QSO Party at the club station at Riches’. 12 noon till 10pm.

Sept. 14th.

The Woodchucks will hold its’ First Annual YL check-in. 6pm to midnight.
All female members and female friends are asked to participate.
The club will have QSL cards printed for stations that contact us.
This was the list of events so far that are planned for this summer! Come and enjoy!!!

The Woodchuck ARC 30th Anniversary Event. 

Besides having the Picnic at the Cement Tent we will also be operating a Special Event Station.

We are looking for any memorabilia or information that you many have to celebrate this event.
Please contact Larry, N8OWS or Chuck K8CVM.

We are also looking for members to take the lead and manage the 2 events.
If you’re interested please contact us.

Check back with us, we will post more information as it becomes available.