FDIM 2013 - at the Holiday Inn, Fairborn OH
Thursday 16 May - Sunday 19 May 2013
FDIM is the annual convention of QRP ARCI. A four day event with seminars, a banquet, a Buildathon, competitions, trade stands, QRP Club tables and much more. The Dayton Hamvention is just a short bus ride away.
Seminar speakers -
|George Dobbs, G3RJV||Rick Campbell, KK7B||Roy Lewallen, W7EL|
|Jeremy McDermond, NH6Z||Colin Turner, G3VTT||Joe Eisenberg, K0NEB|
Registration starts on Wednesday evening (15 May). There will be Seminars from 8am to 4.30pm on Thursday followed by the Buildathon. Ten-Tec will make a presentation at 7pm and Vendors Evening starts at 8pm. On Friday we run buses to the Dayton Hamvention and in the evening there will be a fun event with games, socialising and QRP club tables. Saturday will have more buses to take visitors to the Hamvention. FDIM ends with the QRP Grand Banquet on Saturday evening.
Book for the Seminar online and you will be entered into the draw to win a Ten-Tec Argonaut VI transceiver worth $995 ! The draw and prize presentation will take place during one of the seminar sessions on Thursday
A raffle will be drawn in the Grand Banquet
on Saturday to win an Elecraft KX3
For further information go to the FDIM page or use the FDIM button in the top menu
Thursday 16 May 2013
7.00pm - 8.00pm
At FDIM 2012 Ten-Tec were at our Vendor Evening with a prototype of the Argonaut VI. The radio is now in production and is destined to become a classic.
In this presentation Jim Wharton NO4A will talk about the Ten-Tec Argonaut VI and the Model 418 companion 100 Watt amplifier. Jim is the Ten-Tec Vice-President and a long time member of QRP ARCI.
Ten-Tec will use FDIM as a platform to announce a new product in their ever expanding range of ham radio equipment . . .