The Butler County Amateur Radio Association, is holding a 2 meter simplex contest in memory of Dave Zibrat (W3VXT) who passed in May of 2019.
Date & Time: Saturday September 30, 2023. 7pm to 10pm local time.
Details: Please see the Butler County Amateur Radio Association’s W3VXT Memorial 2 Meter Simplex Contest page for all the details. Entry and log forms can be downloaded from this site as well.
W3VXT Memorial 2 Meter Simplex Contest
This September let’s continue the tradition that Dave W3VXT started. Everyone who participated the last few years had a blast. So, we would like to continue the tradition again this year.
Get your radios and antennas tuned up for a night of fun!
Date & Time: Saturday, September 30, 2023.
7 pm to 10 pm local time (EDT).
Objective: To make as many contacts as possible and most importantly to have FUN!
- Simplex only – No Repeaters.
Exchange: Callsign > Contact > Number > Zip code.
- Work as many stations and locations as possible.
- Work each station once per zip code and once per mode.
- Mobiles can rework stations whenever they change locations.
Reminder: Hilltops work best!
Recommended FM Simplex Frequencies:
2 Meter SSB: 144.200 MHz at 7:30, 8:00, 8:30, 9:00, and 9:30
Note: Work the Bonus Station and receive an extra 20 Points.
** Please visit the W3VXT Memorial 2 Meter Simplex Contest page for the entry forms and log sheets. **
Logs: Send logs by e-mail to: N3WHJOE at gmail.com or
by mail to:
1020 Bonniebrook Road
Butler, PA 16002.
- Note: Only send Score Sheet, contacts not needed. Send SASE for a QSL card.