Headlines 2014 -2015

Willie W5WIW SK

August 1, 2015

Willie’s service will be held at St. Johns United Church of Christ, 3815 W. 20th Street, Greeley CO. 80634, on Friday August 7 at 3PM It is with a heavy heart that I am posting this. Willie Williams W5WIW passed away last night (Friday July 31) around 7:30 PM from a heart attack. Willie was […]

Beacon Update DM98

July 12, 2015

Chad N0YK Beacon Update: I’ve revised my 1296 Beacon. I’m now using two Direct Systems 24 element loop Yagis in separate directions with a 2 port power divider. The first one is centered near the Denver area at 300 degree’s. The second is pointed down towards Oklahoma at 120 degrees. ID: VVV VVV VVV de N0YK/B DM98MG Freq: 144.288 +/- Output: […]

CSVHFS Early Bird Deadline Approaches

June 8, 2015

Just a reminder, the Central States VHF Society Annual Conference for 2015 is being held in the Denver Colorado Metro area between Thursday July 23rd and Sunday July 26th. Our local sponsor this year is Rocky Mountain Ham Radio. Our convention site is the Denver Marriott Westminster; the venue is available for booking at our […]

Central States VHF Society Conference July 23 – July 26

January 22, 2015

Set aside those dates! The 49th CSVHFS Conference will be a great event for all weak signal enthusiast interested in VHF+ operating. The event will be held Thursday July 23 thru Sunday July 26 at the Denver Marriott Westminster, 7000 Church Ranch Boulevard Westminster, Colorado. CSVHFS has set up a special web page with information and […]

Hear Ye, Hear Ye, a New 2304 Beacon

October 5, 2014

There is a new 2304 MHz beacon on the air as of 10:04 AM on 10-04-2014. And we want you to hear it and report what you hear. The beacon is on 2304.880 MHz and is located on the roof of NCAR in Boulder at DM79IX. It was built and installed by Don, N0YE, using […]

KØH — Special Event Radio Station

August 8, 2014

The Deep Space Exploration Society (DSES) 60 foot (18 Meter) dish will be activated between 11 and 25 September, 2014 on the 23 cm band. We plan on being operational during the September VHF contest. This dish is located 90 miles SE of Colorado Springs, CO in Kiowa County, 5 miles south of Haswell, CO […]

1296 Comes Alive

January 24, 2014

Thursday is the activity night on 1296… This band is becoming more popular on the front range as each week finds more people joining the roundtable.  January 23 found Dave W6OAL, Mark AB0CW, Don N0YE, Joe KE5SO, Steve WA0TQG, Dennis KK0Q and Wayne N0POH.  Interesting band as most everyone is bouncing off of Longs Peak…