FARA member part of Horse Endurance Ride volunteers

Vet Checkpoint

A member of FARA joined numerous volunteers of all stripes to help with communication relaying during the April 2018 Old Dominion Horse Endurance Ride near Star Tannery, Virginia.

Vet Checkpoint

Confirming horse health

2m antenna for mountain comms

Watermen

As the photos attest, communications were an important, but yet small part of the entire effort required to execute events like […]

Monthly Meeting with Presentation on Antennas

Monthly meeting with presentation by John Huggins, kx4o, concerning the topic of Antennas with focus on:

Proper antenna vocabulary (surviving the false narratives of The Zed and so on),
Survey of various HT antennas and their relative efficiencies (with real laboratory measurement),
Ways to make the most of your VHF/UHF portable (tigertails, etc.).

Here is a sample of data […]