Second Call for Papers and Presentations for the Super VHF Conference, April 15-17, 2016, near Washington, DC, Jointly sponsored by Packrats, NEWS Group, and SVHFS.
Sponsored by Southeastern VHF Society, North East Weak Signal Group and the Mt. Airy VHF Radio Club, and hosted by the Grid Pirates Contest Group and Directive Systems and Engineering, the VHF Super Conference dates will be April 15, 16 and 17 in 2016.
The SVHFS Bylaws have been posted for member access. They can be accessed under the About Us menu item above, or by clicking here.
The results of the 2015 Six Meter Sprint results are in, and the scores are available. Follow this link to the results.
Bruce Randall, SVHFS Fall Sprint Chair, has released the schedule and the rules for the 2015 Fall Sprints. Check the top menu for Sprints information, or access the schedule click here.
The schedule is as follows:
|50 MHz||2300Z Saturday Aug 8 to 0300Z Sunday August 9|
|144 MHz||7 pm to 11 pm local time on Monday September 21|
|220 MHz||7 pm to 11 pm local time on Tuesday September 29|
|432 MHz||7 pm to 11 pm local time on Wednesday October 7|
|Microwave – 902 MHz +||7 am to 2 pm local time on Saturday October 10|
On April 24 the Board of directors selected The Two Significant Factors for Gain Antennas by Ben Lowe, K4QF as the Best Paper for the 2015 Conference. On April 25 during the banquet, the membership selected Broad Band Preamps and Filters by Gary Green, W2ZV as the Best Presentation for the Conference. Congratulations to both for their efforts and contributions to the Conference.
The results of the antenna range activities for the 2015 conference have been posted. You can find them under the conference menu selection above or link over to them here:
Bob Lear, W4ZST, presents the approach of the Fourlanders Contesting Team for building and using tower trailers for contesting portability.
The agenda for the 2015 SVHFS Conference in Morehead, KY is now available. Follow the menu link to the conference page or click here for direct access.
Registration for the 2015 SVHFS Conference at Morehead, KY is now open. Download the registration form by visiting the conference pages above, or click here to get the form.