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FD Checklist
« on: April 05, 2013, 10:21:14 PM »
FIELD DAY CHECKLIST 2013
OPERATING POSITION:
Tent or Trailer. Plywood for under chairs
Poles, Stakes, Guy Ropes, etc.
Table, Lawn Chairs
Ground Cloth
 
RADIO GEAR:
Manuals for Radios & Equipment
Antenna Manuals for Beams/Verticals
Radio set, Power Supply, Cables
Computer/Rig Uninterruptable Pwr Supply
Voice or CW Keyer   (VK-64)
Computer to Radio Interface
Speaker, Muffin Fan for cooling radio
Extension cords & Power Strips
110V 3 wire to 2 wire adapters
Spare /Auxiliary Generator
Ground Rods, Wire & Clamps
Antennas, Masts, Guy Ropes,
Coax, Coax fittings & Adapters
Extra Coax Cable for making Jumpers
Extra Coax Jumpers
Rope, Pulleys, Wire Antenna
Antenna Tuner, SWR meter
Keyer, Paddles, Cables
Microphone, Mic. Cord
Headsets, Mouse Pad
Filter for 110V electrical noise
Boost/Cut 110V Regulator
Bandpass Filters, Antenna Analyzer
Clock, Lamp + Spare Bulb
Pencils, Paper, Calculator
Electric Fan for Operators
Volt/Ohm/Milliameter (VOM)
Heater in form of Coleman Lamp
Hand Held Radio & Batteries
 
TOOL KIT & SPARE PARTS
Hammers: Sledge, Carpenters, Ball Peen
Pliers - Ordinary, Needle Nose, Channel Lock, Vise Grips,
Side Cutters, Wrenches, Nut drivers
Screw drivers, Phillips & Regular
Wire Strippers, Crimping Tool, Crimp Terminals, Wire Nuts
Soldering Iron/Gun, Solder
Tape Rule, Pry Bar, Wood Blocks
Spare Fuses for all Equipment
Flashlight + Spare Bulbs & Batteries
For Connecting things: Heavy String, Electrical Tape, Duct Tape,
Masking Tape (for labeling things), Magic Marker, Rubber Bands
 
PERSONAL FOOD:
Dish to pass for Friday night supper
Fruit, sandwiches, cookies, crackers, nuts,
Cheese spread, sausages, bagels, chips
Cooler with ice, Milk, Orange juice, Soda Water, Bottled water
Special Food for your Diet.......
Special Medications, Pills, Aspirin, Antacid
 
FIRST AID
First Aid Kit, W/ Bandages, Antiseptic
Bug Repellant, Sunscreen, Sunburn Ointment
CAMPING/SLEEPING
U may wish a separate sleeping tent
Cot/Air Mattress w/Air Pump
Sleeping Bag/Pillows/Blankets
HYGENE: Soap, Toothbrush + Paste, Razor,
Washcloth,Towels, Paper Towels, GOOP Waterless
Hand Cleaner, Alcohol Hand Sanitizer
 
CLOTHING:
Light for hot summer days
Jacket, Sweater, Long Underwear or heavy Slacks for cool nights
SUNGLASSES, HAT for the hot sun
Extra Socks, Underwear, Jammies, Change of Clothes
Galoshes, Raincoat or Poncho, Umbrella
(Ahhh it NEVER rains on Field Day)
 
MISC:
Yellow Caution Tape for calling attention to Antenna Guys, Trailer Tongue, etc.
Trash Can + Liners
Plastic Bottles filled with water & frozen for use in the Cooler.
When the ice has melted, use on top of ground stakes to prevent
ankles coming in contact with the stakes in the dark.
$ For the folks to teach U Sheepshead Friday Night! (Hah!)
Started by KA9DDN, Continued by K9GCF
 
Suggest everyone set up their Computer Function Keys,
Something like this:
1. CQ CQ DE W9LO
2. 5A WI
3. TU W9LO (Which is Thank You, W9LO)
4. W9LO
5. $ DE W9LO ($=his callsign, this is W9LO)
6. QSO B4 DE W9LO
7. QRZ W9LO

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Re: FD Checklist
« Reply #1 on: April 08, 2013, 06:39:59 PM »
And remember to plan on the grilled turkey feast on Friday night (6:00 p.m.) in the new main tent.  Bring a dish to pass.

The Chef (Stan, WB9RQR)
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Re: FD Checklist
« Reply #2 on: June 29, 2014, 03:23:29 PM »
I didn't see the kitchen sink listed but that is the only thing missing.