Dear Club Members,
As you know the Texas QSO party for 2017 will be held
later this month. This is a contest that the club has traditionally
worked both from the club station as well as mobile.
Dates for the event are as follows:
Saturday, September 23rd 1400Z - Sunday, September 24th
0200Z (Saturday 9AM - 9PM Central)
Sunday, September 24th 1400Z - 2000Z (Sunday 9AM - 3PM
I would like to start planning our operations for this
event. If you are able, please consider spending some time with the
group at the club station. I would like to run a sideband, cw, and
digital operation to maximize points.
If you are available to work this contest please let me
1. You would like to work the contest from the club station.
2. You would like to work the contest mobile.
If you have friends from other clubs or just from around the
area that would like to participate in this contest please let me
know that as well. We have had members of the KARS club from the
Boerne area participate in the past and we all had a great
I have the equipment to setup an outdoor “courtesy tent”
members can bring their favorite lawn chair and use this area to
take breaks away from the action. I will plan on bringing a cooler
with drinks as well as some snacks. It would be great to have a
barbecue in conjunction with this but that will depend fully on the
amount of participation we have.
Mark your calendars and let me know if you can make