2017 Sprints

Here are the dates and times for the 2017 Sprints:

Band Date Time
50MHz: Sat-Sun, August 26-27, 2017 2300Z Sat Aug 26 to 0300Z Sun Aug 27
144MHz: Mon, September 18, 2017 7PM to 11PM local time
220MHz: Tue, September 26, 2017 7PM to 11PM local time
432MHz: Wed, October 4, 2017 7PM to 11PM local time
Microwave 902MHz and up: Sat, October 7, 2017 8AM to 2PM local time

The rules are posted here.

Announcing the 2018 SVHFS Conference – Valdosta, GA

The 2018 conference will  be in Valdosta, Ga.  hosted by the Suwannee Amateur Radio Club and  Down East Microwave Inc. The festivities will start on Thursday afternoon  April 26th  and continue to Sunday Morning, April 29th.  The main conference will be held in the Holiday Inn Hotel and Conference Center located only seconds from I-75 in Valdosta Ga.

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Announcing the June Contest Award & Plaque Program

In order to award those from the southeast division that put forth their best effort in the National competition, a Regional award has been enacted. It has been decided by the Board of Directors of the SVHF Society that the Society will sponsor four “June VHF Contest” ARRL plaques for class winners in the Southeastern Division in the 2017 June VHF contest.

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Microwave Update 2016

Microwave Update (MUD) announces the 2016 conference to be held in St Louis, MO October 13-15. Microwave Update is an annual event held since 1985 dedicated to microwave equipment design, construction, and operation. It is focused on, but not limited to, amateur radio on the microwave bands.

The “early bird special” is now available for early registration. Check it out at http://www.ullmann.us/MUD2016/