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Tips for having an enjoyable Field Day weekend! 
Field Day Tips
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Technicians have full privileges on the VHF and UHF bands. Try SSB phone and RTTY/data/CW on 10 meters, and CW on 80, 40, and 15 meters. Find printable frequency charts here.

Scratching your head about the 2020 Field Day temporary rule waivers? We’ve prepared this FAQ to help you.
After Field Day, submit an entry with your results using the web app or mail to ARRL, submitted or postmarked by Tue, Jul 28, 2020.
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Share your tips to a successful Field Day on the ARRL Field Day Facebook Group

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. ARRL President Rick Roderick, K5UR, Issues Field Day 2020 Statement — Read Now


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Summer Product Preview
Soon the ARRL e-store will be introducing a line of seasonally inspired products. These Summertime items will only be available for a limited time and in limited quantities. To celebrate Field Day 2020 we’re offering a sneak peek of one of these new summer products with a special free shipping for this weekend only!

ARRL Bandana NEW! Multi-purpose Cooling Head & Neck Wrap/Tube Bandana  Show your love for amateur radio while keeping cool this summer!

Featuring the ARRL logo these bandanas will keep your head and neck cool on hot summer days. The moisture-wicking fabric absorbs sweat and instantly cools when wet. Simply soak in water and wring out the excess. Protects from the sun and insects while outside.
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Retired News director of Pacific Radio Group Radio Stations on Hawaii-the Big Island. I have more than 40 years of broadcast experience, including positons at KTUH-FM (UH-Manoa), KPOI-FM (Honolulu). KHLO-AM (Hilo), KKBG-FM (KBIG-FM)(Hilo/Kona), KAPA-FM (Hilo-Kona). Native-FM (Hilo-Kona), and ESPN Hawaii (Hilo-Kona). Former University of Hawaii-Hilo librarian. Retired Air Force Officer. Amateur (Ham) Radio operator since 1977 (currently holds the Amateur Extra Class License from the FCC-KH6JRM).... Can read, write, and speak Russian. Retired on 30 September 2011, but still maintains a Hawaii Island News Blog.

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Retired News director of Pacific Radio Group Radio Stations on Hawaii-the Big Island. I have more than 40 years of broadcast experience, including positons at KTUH-FM (UH-Manoa), KPOI-FM (Honolulu). KHLO-AM (Hilo), KKBG-FM (KBIG-FM)(Hilo/Kona), KAPA-FM (Hilo-Kona). Native-FM (Hilo-Kona), and ESPN Hawaii (Hilo-Kona). Former University of Hawaii-Hilo librarian. Retired Air Force Officer. Amateur (Ham) Radio operator since 1977 (currently holds the Amateur Extra Class License from the FCC-KH6JRM).... Can read, write, and speak Russian. Retired on 30 September 2011, but still maintains a Hawaii Island News Blog.

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