ARRL FD 2007 is history
and with the great turn out we had
it was awesome !
I wish to thank a few people (well more than a few)
these people were not only at FD, they contributed in either set-up, tear down
many did both and a few went even beyond that !
If I missed thanking anyone I apologize in advance
Here is who we saw give extra contribution to our successful FD event....
Randy Fulco K5SL Antenna set-up & Tear down Long hours at the rig and Chief cook even in the rain
Floyd Hoskins N5FH Floyd, always there always digging in his pocket to contribute Again this year FD buttons were given to many by Mr Hoskins
John Shidler NS5Z Set-up Tear down and much more
Robert Fincher K5REF Set-up Tear down, hauling equipment to and from the site
David Crosby K5SRZ Powerful Phone Op
Matt Chapman K5DAZ Awesome for his experience level Look forward to his addition to the SS Team
Mike Ketchens KE5DLM Always a pleasure to operate and visit with Mike
Gary Straton K5GLS Fantastic hospitality in his Home on wheels
Ray Bureau AD5ZT Ray, from mentored to mentoring a real great friend and Extra classy OP
Glenn Pettiet N5SH GOTA and much More, including an awesome wire loop with pulleys et all
Dave Davis W5WRG Food assistant and Satelite expert
Retta Davis WB5HXD Chef, Publicity expert and much much more a very special person
Chas Dickson KE5EEE What a pleasure to have Chas join us for set-up
Marcel Livesay N5VU Whoa where has this Okie been hiding a new must have phone op on the SS team
Tom Reilly W3GAT Great to see Tom with new energy on FD, thanks for the awesome GOTA support
Barney Bates N5EYK Wow ! Shows up Friday and donates 100 feet of Rohn 25g to the club !
Jim Prothro N5IOO Lawn Mower Man !!!!!! Thanks for cutting the grass down to size !!!
Ron Porter K5AI What a pleasure to meet and have a short chat with Ron during set-up
Marsh Stewart KA5M SARA FD Chairman 2007, extra ordinary operator who lended support to the cw guys
Again, if I missed anybody, it wasn’t intentional.