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Nov 13th DVRA monthly meeting features presentation titled “Earth-Moon-Earth Communications”

There is nothing better than working moon bounce on Father’s Day in your pajamas.

Note: New meeting place due to construction renovations at Our Lady of Good Council Church.

On Wednesday, November 13th 2019, the Delaware Valley Radio Association monthly meeting will feature a presentation titled Earth-Moon-Earth Communications presented by Paul Andrews,

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Photos from the 2019 CQ World Wide DX SSB Contest at the Delaware Valley Radio Association.

Greg Mauro, K3EA, operates SSB voice on 20 and 40 meters during the 2019 CQWW DX SSB Contest at the Delaware Valley Radio Association – W2ZQ club station on Sunday, October 27th. Photo courtesy Anthony Giancarli, KD2NHG.

Anthony Giancarli, KD2NHG, operates SSB voice on 10 and 20 meters during the 2019 CQWW DX SSB Contest at the Delaware Valley Radio Association – W2ZQ club station on Sunday,

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Join us compete in the CQ World Wide DX Contest Oct 26-27 UTC

CQ World Wide DX Contest Logo

The CQ World Wide DX Contest is the largest Amateur Radio competition in the world. Over 35,000 participants take to the airwaves on the last weekend of October (SSB) with the goal of making as many contacts with as many different DXCC entities and CQ Zones as possible.

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Photos from the 2019 NJ QSO party at the Delaware Valley Radio Association

Tullio Dellaquila, K2PCG, operates SSB voice on 40 meters during the 2019 NJ QSO party at the Delaware Valley Radio Association – W2ZQ club station.  Photo courtesy Matt Robb, KD2OTG.

Hy Gold, AB2VG, operates SSB voice on 40 meters during the 2019 NJ QSO party at the Delaware Valley Radio Association –

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Weekly 2M Tech Net

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October 2nd monthly meeting to feature ‘Amateur Radio Trivia’ hosted by the DVRA

Note: New meeting place due to construction renovations at Our Lady of Good Council Church, and date changed to accommodate Yom Kippur on October 9th.

On Wednesday, October 2nd 2019, the Delaware Valley Radio Association monthly meeting will feature an Amateur Radio Trivia Event.

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Members, join us to compete in the New Jersey QSO Party Contest on Saturday Sep 21st

It’s time to defend our championship and go for a three-peat! Members are invited to come to the shack on Saturday between noon and midnight to partake in the contest fun and to socialize.

The rules have changed slightly from last year.  The contest is reduced to 12 hours,

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……….. 4th Radio Day ………..

All DVRA members, family and Friends are invited to QCWA Ch. 5
and the Penn Wireless Association’s 4th Radio Day on October 5, 2019 at Core
Creek Park located in Bucks County, PA.  In the past the event was limited
to QRP operations, but has been expanded to include any power level the operator
would like to work using any mode.

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September 11th monthly meeting to feature presentation focused on ‘Solar Cycles and Tips for DX Chasing During the Solar Minimum’ by Cliff Green, WA2TMF

Cliff Green, WA2TMF at his home station in 2019. Photo courtesy Cliff Green.

On Wednesday, September 11, 2019, the Delaware Valley Radio Association monthly meeting will feature a presentation focused on Understanding Solar Cycles and Disturbances; The Affects on Earth and Amateur Radio Communications; plus, Tips for DX Chasing During the Solar Minimum by Cliff Green,

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QRP 5 watts from Corolla NC

Cliff Green WA2TMF operates QRP 5 watts with his FT-818 and homebrew 40m vertical and 20m hamstick dipole in Corolla, NC (Outer Banks). Cliff worked 6 EU countries and 10 USA across phone and CW. Photo courtesy Cliff Green.

Cliff Green WA2TMF operates QRP 5 watts with his FT-818 and homebrew 40m vertical and 20m hamstick dipole in Corolla,

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