Saturday, May 15, 2021


 W2LGA will be having a remote amateur radio station set up on June 5th & 6th for the Museum Ship weekend at the H. Lee Maritime Museum in Oswego NY..

Learn more at:

Saturday, May 8, 2021

2 Meter Simplex Challenge - Saturday 5/15/21


Keuka Lake Amateur Radio Association
2 Meter Simplex Challenge

The purpose of this contest is to encourage amateurs to:
● learn the basics of contesting
● learn some new simplex operating techniques
● expand the scope of their 2 meter operating beyond that needed 
for repeater operations.

 More info and contest documentation at:

It is open to any licensed amateur, the object being to make as many
contacts with as many different amateurs, in as many towns, using 2
meter simplex, as possible; during the four hour contest period.

Friday, May 7, 2021

Hamfest - Almond NY - Saturday June 5th, 2021

N1PTB/W2RMT Ham Radio & Electronic Yard Sale!

Randy Gudeahn  (N1PTB) and Rick Torrey (W2RMT) have rented the Community building in Almond N.Y. and plan to have a small Hamfest on June 5th. We will furnish one 8' x 30" table and chairs to each vendor. We have six Vendors signed up leaving 12 tables available.

 No charge to public but the cost to the Vendors will be an equal share of the rental fee. Expect to pay $15.00 or less to set up.

 Date: Saturday, June 5, 2021

Open to Vendors: 6:00 AM

Open to Public: 8:00 AM until early afternoon

Location: 1 Marvin Ln, Almond, NY 14804

 Coffee will be available.  No breakfast or lunch.

 COVID Rules - Masks required and a maximum 75 people at one time.

 If you would like to sell or have any questions, email me at and let me know.


Rick Torrey – w2rmt

Saturday, May 1, 2021

RAGS Hamfest 2021 - new location, new flyer!


5/1 note from the RAGS Team:

Note we have the usual nice prizes, with the top prize being a $500 Gift Certificate to DX Engineering.  Universal Radio closed their storefront last fall, but they were gracious enough to donate a number of smaller prizes, again this year.

You can buy tickets online at and pay with any major credit card or PayPal.   We are still offering the 5 tickets/$20 group discount!!!

Also, Roger,WA2AEW, has tickets.

Jerry, NK2C