[amsat-bb] Palm Springs HamFest 2015

Clint Bradford clintbrad4d at earthlink.net
Sun Mar 15 05:15:34 UTC 2015

THANK YOU to those I met from this list today out at the Palm Springs HamFest!

We had a blast ... worked SO-50, AO-73, and APRS on the ISS - all before noon. 

And when a guest speaker had a personal emergency crop up minutes before his 
scheduled time, the convention manager snagged me and declared, "Clint, you're 

So I conducted a completely off-the-cuff "Q&A" session - and we all had a great time.

Wonderful event ... well-attended ... not too hot for Palm Springs ... ARRL reps 
there, and AMSAT's FOX-1A project promoted to all within earshot (grin).

For raffle prizes, I acquired a Heil PR-10 Set from Dr. Heil, a gift certificate from 
RT Systems, and I offered a new Arrow 146/437-10WBP for $50 off to a happy ham.

If you are in the Southern California region, please make it a point to attend this 
wonderful show next year - the second Saturday in March.

Clint Bradford K6LCS

More information about the AMSAT-BB mailing list