Hamfest 2016

An ARRL Sanctioned Event Presented by the Oro Valley Amateur Radio Club

November 12, 2016

Marana Middle School

11285 West Grier Road

Marana Arizona 85653

Gates open at 7:00 AM (5:00am for sellers) and close at 1:00 PM 

Admission:  $5.00 includes a bottle of water.  Children under 12 admitted free when accompanied by a paid adult.

Seller: $10 per space includes seller 

Students with valid AZ school ID are admitted free

 

Pre-registration for the VE testing is preferred but not required.  Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .  

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Talk in on the OVARC Repeater System

Announcements at the hamfest will be broadcast on 146.56 simplex

Per AZ State Law, no smoking or firearms are permitted on school property including parking areas. 
 

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Directions to the Oro Valley Hamfest

Directions to Marana Middle School

2016 Seminar Schedule

2016 Seminar Schedule

Time Room 1 Room 2 Room 3
8:00 – 8:55

Lightning Protection,

Tom Fagan K7DF

10 Meters – An Ideal Band for All Hams,

Keith Schlottman KR7RK

CW Error Analysis,

Carl Foster KB7AZ

9:00 – 9:55

Shack Grounding,

Tom Fagan, K7DF

Amateur Radio Above 2 GHz,

Jeff Wadsworth, KI5WL

Stealth Antennas,

Carl Foster KB7AZ

10:00 – 10:55

HEMP Protection,

Don Cox K6QZL

Arizona Near Space Research,

Bill McLean K7WWM

FCC License Testing,

Quinton Gleason NU7Y

11:00 – 11:55  

Satellite Antenna Construction,

Ron Herring W7HD

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