The Northern Berkshire Amateur Radio Club will be holding it’s annual hamfest on Sunday, August 19. The hamfest will be held at the George Bowe Field (Adams Agricultural Fair Grounds), located directly off of Route 8 in Adams, MA.
Gates open at 6:30 AM for vendors and sellers, 7:00 AM for buyers. Admission is $5 for adult, kids under 12 are free. Sellers and vendors cot will be an additional $10.
Talk-in will be on the K1FFK Mt. Greylock repeater, 146.91 MHz, PL 162.2.
There will be an amateur radio exam session at 9:00 AM at the hamfest, for anyone wishing to get licensed or upgrade.
There will also be a raffle at 11:00 AM. Presence not required to win the raffle. Tickets at $4.00 each or 3 for $10.00. Prizes are:
- Yaesu FTM100DR 2m/70cm C4FM/FM mobile transceiver and a Yaesu HRI-200 WIRES-X Internet Linking Kit
- Yaesu FTM3200DR 2m C4FM/FM mobile transceiver
- Yaesu FT70DR 2m/70cm C4FM/FM handheld transceiver