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FARC Fox Hunting Seminar
January 23 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am EST
Saturday, January 23 at 9AM
Update: We will be meeting at the Palmetto Street Church of God Saturday to discuss The Amateur Sport of Foxhunting and radio Direction Finding.
Rusty George WD4HEM of the PALS Network will be discussing the formal sport of foxhunting and share how it was conducted years ago.
Also, we will be discussing different methods of Direction finding with some hands on for those wanting to play and practice.
We will be using 144.450 for the transmitter if anyone has an antenna they want to tune, bring and test. Also we will touch on construction of such.
We will be holding our planned Foxhunting seminar.
We are looking at 3 parts. Rusty George from the PALS Net will be sharing how the competitive recreational sport of Foxhunt took place 20 – 25 years ago.
We will be discussing technical techniques of finding a signal and then those who want to practice
We will have a weak signal being generated on 144.450 for testing and practice. Several types of antennas will be present to play with.
*** Social Distance guidelines in place *** 6ft or more separation no mask and mask required for anything closer.
For the record wear them into the building until you find your safe spot…..obviously a common sense thing.
Please park on the west (Timmonsville side) and someone will be at the gym door to assist you on entry.
You do not have to be a club member to attend Guest are Welcome!