2012 Field Day

Bill Welsh, KB1WEA, operating SSB on his TS-520s and vintage Astatic D-104 microphone

Ben Kittredge, WA1PBR, operating SSB on the club's Icom IC-751

George logging one of his 200 contacts

Ken Worster, KB1UJS, erected a hamstick dipole for 20 meters. He made about 50 PSK31 contacts using this antenna

Chip Swett operating SSB

Bill Welsh whipping up a 6 meter dipole on a whim

No really good shots of the digital station at Field Day, so this will have to do. Running fldigi under Snow Leopard driving a Behringer external USB sound card connected to an Icom IC-718 with an XGGCOMMS interface

Maine state senator Doug Thomas, on left, took us up on our invitation to visit during the 2012 Field Day. He is seen here speaking to Ken Worster, KB1UJS, club president, and George Dean, WA1JMM, Field Day Coordinator

George Dean showing Senator Doug Thomas the backup generator at the Piscataquis EOC bunker during 2012 Field Day

George Dean, WA1JMM, operating CW on his FT-450D during the 2012 ARRL Field Day

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