FDIM Registration


Just in: Ashhar Farhan will be out dinner speaker and he will have the pcb for his new design uBitx with him.  The original BITX was published on the Internet in the year 2003. In the last 13 years, it has grown to become one of the most popular rigs among radio amateurs around the world. 


REGISTRATION is OPEN   HERE   Online registration closes on May 12th.  After that time registration will be on-site.

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Want to fill out a paper registration and mail a check click   HERE


We have arrangements with 3 facilities.  Follow the instructions and links in your FDIM registration email.

Rooms will be held for FDIM registered guests at the discounted rate until March 1st.  At that time rooms will be offered at the discounted rate, subject to availability, to QRP-ARCI Members.

1. Holiday Inn Fairborn $144.00 SOLD OUT 2800 Presidential Drive | Fairborn, OH 45324

The Homewood Suites and Fairfield Inn will take online reservations at the links listed on your registration receipt. They recommend using the links as they are created for QRPARCI.
2. Homewood Suites Fairborn $219.00 2750 Presidential Dr., Fairborn, Ohio, 45324, USA TEL: +1-937-429-0600

3. Fairfield Inn Dayton North $139.00 6960 Miller Lane Dayton OH 45414 Fairfield Inn is offering shuttle service to/from the Holiday Inn Dayton Fairborn.  Their shuttle services the Dayton International Airport but they can schedule daily runs from the Fairfield Inn Dayton North to the Holiday Inn for our guests.


Your FDIM TEAM continues to research available  rooms in the area.  We will post newly found locations here.

Rooms will be in short supply this year as a result of the relocation of Hamvention.  We suggest early registration for both FDIM and your rooms.

Registration will be open long before we have made final plans for programs and other activities at the FDIM site.  Details will be available on the QRPARCI.org web site as soon as they are completed.

Hope to see you at FDIM 2017 

Questions, send me a note

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Norm Schklar, WA4ZXV, FDIM 2017 Chair


 Four Days In May (FDIM) - the biggest and best QRP event in the World !

Held each May, it starts the day before the famous Hamvention in Dayton, Ohio and runs for 4 days

A day of seminars, a Buildathon, a Vendors night, a QRP Club night, homebrew competitions, games, music, raffles, door prizes, QRP Hall of Fame induction, a Grand Banquet.

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QRP Quarterly

QRP Quarterly - January 2017

QRP Quarterly - January 2017

Technical Articles

5 Idea Exchange—Mike Czuhajewski—WA8MCQ

Practical Propagation for the Everyday Ham—N2CX Finger Dimples from WalMart—W3TS

None Simpler Portable Antenna Insulators—NM5S Homebrewer’s Guide To Recycling—KK6FUT Whisper Sidetone—Shhhh! —ND6T

Hammond Plastic Project Boxes—VE3IPS Variations on PCB Method—KC7CJ

Portable Tent Pole Vertical Antenna—KK6FUT Alternative to Etching Muppet Boards—W5USJ

16 630 Meters for the QRPer—Paul Signorelli—WA2XRM (WØRW)

20 The QEC Antenna: A New Design—Akira Motohashi—JP1QEC

23 How Low Can You Go?—Robert Rosier—K4OCE

26 WSPR and the Raspberry Pi—Scotty Cowling—WA2DFI

30 Troubleshooting and Repair Techniques—Mike Bryce—WB8VGE

38 Antennas 101: A Look Back 25+ Years—Gary Breed—K9AY

The Joy of QRP

17 Clubs Make CW More Fun—Dan Romanchik—KB6NU

24 Pedestrian Mobile with the KX2 as a Hand-Held Rig—Greg Lane—N4KGL

The World of QRP ARCI

2 QRP Quarterly Advertising Information

3 Editorial—Mitch Gill—NA7US


18 FDIM 2017 Announcement

40 New or Renewal Membership Application


40 QRP ARCI Staff and Directors  

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