The Tampere 50 MHz International Forum 2005
(4th annual Six Meters happening at OH3AG)

The members and associates of the Rientola radioamateur club OH3AG are organizing the 4th Tampere 50 MHz International Forum, which will take place at the Rientola premises in the Lielahti "suburb" of Tampere on Saturday August 13th, 2005. The address is Possijärvenkatu 2 and the meeting will commence at 10 AM. All persons interested in 50 MHz matters are cordially invited to join this meeting.

Programme

Friday August 12 th, 2005

18.00 Get-together
(details on the OH3AG WWW-pages as soon as available)

Saturday August 13th, 2005
09.30 Registration at the conference desk

10.00 Opening speech and rituals by the chairman
Seppo Sisättö OH1VR

10.15 The top USA 50 MHz stations and specific antennas solutions
Gene Zimmerman W3ZZ (QST: World Above 50 MHz)

11.45 Estonian 50 MHz activities and resources
Arvo Kallaste ES1CW (ERAU Technology Coordinator)

12.30 LUNCH

13.30 Discussion Panel: Defining the challenges for 50 MHz operating
Gene/W3ZZ, Arvo/ES1CW and active OH-operators

14.30 Coffee-break

14.45 The "Linrad"-receiver (ultimate listening), with a 50 MHz DEMO
"Zaba" OH1ZAA

15.30 Results of the 50 MHz Marathon 2005
Announcing the Winners and Awarding (2005 Marathon Plaques)
Marathon Manager: Hannu Säilä OH3WW

16.00 Summary and Concluding Remarks of the 50 MHz Forum

Participation fee: 15 euros (including lunch)
For further information, call:
Seppo Sisättö OH1VR, puh. +358 50 360 2600

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