ARRL Field Day 2016

Field Day for the North Augusta-Belvedere Radio Club and Aiken County ARES was held the 4th full weekend in June. It was held in the parking lot of the Aiken County complex on the North bypass. We had a lot more room to put up antennas and spread out. Dinner was Low Country Boil. We operated as 5A  with two dedicated FLEX 6500 HF SSB stations, two FLEX 6500 HF CW stations, a FLEX 1500 HF PSK31 station, a 6M SSB station and a GOTA station. . In 2015 we made almost 1800 contacts and almost 8000 points. This year, 2016, we made 1996 contacts and over 8100 points We had many operators and many others help setup, maintain, and take down.