Field Day (June 22-23rd) is almost here! Join the Kings County Repeater Association in a fun event fit for the entire family. Whether you’re a new ham, a seasoned one, studying, or just interested in the HF bands, CW, or some Digital modes Field Day is THE event to attend. This year's event is extra special as we have much to celebrate with the clubs 45th anniversary, many successful ham classes, and new and improved repeater systems!
Join us and celebrate Amateur Radio with grilled meats, salads, cake, ice cream, and beverages. You are invited (but not required) to bring a desert or pot luck dish to share with others.
This event is open to both members, and non-members, all are welcome to join the celebration or partake of our Field Day station. Remember, We are a guest of this facility, and we would like to be invited back, so please be considerate, keep it neat and clean up your mess!
A special raffle (tickets are 2 for $5.00) with many prizes will also be available. Everyone is a winner!
Rain or Shine June 22-23 2013. Setup crew arrives at 8:30, festivities begin at 11:00, key down at 18:00 UTC (2 PM) until Sunday afternoon. Stop by anytime, even 2:00 AM!
NEW LOCATION! Camp Pouch - William H. Pouch Scout Camp, 1465 Manor Road, Staten Island, NY 10314
KC2GOW 147.315 (+.6, PL 118.8)
WG2MSK 445.475 (-5 D-Star Digital) & D-Star REF020A
KC2RA 146.430 (+1, PL 136.5) is not reachable at the site but may be linked in.
The only cell carrier with a barely usable signal on site is AT&T. Put another way, your cell phone will most likely not work at the site. You will most likely be unable to reach someone by phone at the site, use your radio. Internet access is limited, As such we will be unable to stream the event this year.
Click here for a map and directions.
Click here for important information and mandatory requirements if you want to operate any radio on site.
Click here for more information on the raffle.