Welcome to the Antenna Builder's Guild W9ABG
Meetings are at Pleasant Ridge Park. 401 Pleasant Ridge Road, Fairview Heights, Illinois.
1400-2100 Zulu 9am-4pm CST Grid EM48xo. Talk-in 146.76 p/l 141.3
BBQ / Potluck lunch is always served at 11:30am
QSL to Post Office Box 932, Ofallon, Illinois.
We build, test, and operate long wires, end feds, wire beams, verticles, slopers, yagis, log periodics, quads, rhombics, loops, multibanders, wide banders, zeps, collinears, bobtails, sturbas, beverage, dipoles (caged, folded, center fed, off-center fed), cubical quads, monopoles, parasitics... We tuned up one of the aluminum picnic tables and made a contact to Nebraska...
SATURDAY BUILDING DATES
12 May 5th Annual Antenna Building Contest for 10 meters
9 June VHF Antenna Day, 6 meters and up, proposed 2nd Annual St. Louis QRP Society Day
22 September 3rd Annual Vee Beam DX Classic Party!
13 October Illinois QSO Party Prep Day
4th Annual Bubba Redneck Antenna Contest won by Christi KD0ICF!
Pictured is the August Antenna Builder's meeting at Pleasant Ridge Park. Raised antennas are a 6/10m combo by N0RSP and a steerable 20 through 6 Meter dipole by K7RMJ. Being built is a 450ft end fed, and a multi-turn loop for 40 meter's.
73 and hope to see everyone at the Park or on the air!