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Arkansas QSO Party 2016 Results

The results are in! How’d you do? The Noise Blankers Radio Group was happy to be a co-bonus station again this year. See you next year! Thanks to ARKAN for putting on the party. Click here for 2016 Arkansas QSO … Continue reading

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2014 Arkansas QSO Party Results

How’d you do? Check the results, hot off the press from the ARKAN group: http://www.arkqp.com/ We were thrilled to get this handsome certificate (suitable for framing) from ARKAN for our participation as a bonus station: Read our recap of the … Continue reading

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AR QSO Party 2014: SUCCESS!

It’s pretty fun to be a bonus station in a contest. We were like Santa Claus, handing out a perfectly wrapped package containing 200 bonus points to good boys and girls. There were at least two QSOs that ended with … Continue reading

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We Have The Bonus Points

Usually a contact with a member of the Noise Blankers Radio Group isn’t worth the paper the QSL is printed on. But for one day, one glorious day set aside for the Arkansas QSO Party, you can get 200 bonus … Continue reading

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Field Day 2014: Success!

The WR5P shack is alive!!! #FieldDay2014 #FieldDay pic.twitter.com/MpoSgdVpF3 — Andy Holmes, K5PO (@K5PO) June 29, 2014 The Noise Blankers put on another successful multimedia field day. This included the live webcam and a ton of updates to social media. Like … Continue reading

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3rd Annual Worked All Twitter Contest Nov. 27 – Dec. 1

It’s time again for the Worked All Twitter Contest (#WATwitter). This is a fun, loose “contest” to bring together those that love amateur radio and Twitter. The contest was the idea of Connie Bird Mah NR4CB three years ago to … Continue reading

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Field Day 2012: SUCCESS!

Field Day 2012 was a blast! The Noise Blankers operated as K5PO class 2E, using a generator for power. Some stats: We finished with 877 contacts and talked to all but a few of the sections. We operated for approximately … Continue reading

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