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The 2006 program is being updated regularly. Check back often for the latest news !!

Check out photos from the 2004, the 2002 and the 2000 conventions.

 

 

Boxboro 2006 Events

(click here for a printable schedule)

Saturday, August  26th

Room

Parade

Federal

Colonial

Seminar

Cotillion

Directors

09:00

Vendor Exhibits

 Open

 

N.E.W.S.
Meeting

 

Open to all

 

Mark Foster
KA1OJ

WinLink 2000

 

T. Kinahan
N1CPE

Doc Willard
W1EO

Baluns and Ferrites

 

Jacques Audet
VE2AZX

 

10:00

The DXLab Suite

 

Dave Bernstein
AA6YQ

The New Standard for EM Comms

Don Carlton
W3DEC

T. Kinahan
N1CPE

AMSAT

 

Intro to Amateur Satellites

Ernie Bauer, N1AEW

 

AMSAT-NA 2006 Status

Barry Baines, WD4ASW

 

ARISS SSTV Demo

Miles Mann, WF1F

NESMC Forum

 

Bob DeMattia
K1IW

11:00

“It All Starts at the Microphone”

 

Bob Heil
K9EID

The Rules Say…

John Johnston
W3BE

Pres. QCWA

SKYWARN

 

Rob Macedo
KD1CY

12:00

100 Pound DXPedition

Scott Andersen
NE1RD

SEC Forum

 

Rob Macedo
KD1CY

Tesla RC

N2EE/NT1E

Yuri Blanarovich
K3BU

The Next Revolution in Ham Radio

S. Kercel
AA4AK

 

13:00

YCCC Meeting

 

Open to all

 

Overview of RadioSport

In Amateur Radio, K1DG

Station Improvements, TBD

Propagation, K1NU

Chasing DX, AD1C

Honing Operating Skills, WA1Z

Resources/Tools, TBD

Logging Software, TBD

Competition, K1IR

Wrap up, K1DG, K1RX

 

YCCC General Meeting

and Raffle Drawing

K1RX

ARRL Forum I

Joel Harrison
W5ZN

Tom Frenaye
K1KI

M. Raisbeck
K1TWF

Antennas & Tuners – 7 Persistent Myths

David Allred
N1VU

YLRL and WRONE

 

Anne Manna
WB1ARU

FCC Forum

 

M. Goldberg
K1LJN

14:00

Wire and Cable for Amateur Radio

Press Jones
N8UG

The Wireman Inc.

QRP Forum

Dennis Marandos, K1LGQ

 

Beginning QRP - K1NUN

 

QRP Const. Techniques W1REX

 

From Backpack to 200 mi in 2 min. w 2W - W1PID

 

NEQRP Club SCAF Project - NT1U

 

Get out of the Shack!

N1BQ

 

 

Six Meters and VHF Propagation

Ken Neubeck
WB2AMU

Official Observer Forum

 

M. Goldberg
K1LJN

15:00

Class E AM

 

Steve Cloutier WA1QIX

Power Pole Workshop

John Kalotai
N1OLO

Putting Your Club in the Spotlight

K. Keane
K1SFA

R. Moseson
W2VU

16:00

AM Forum

 

Tim Smith
WA1HLR

D-Star

 

Ray Novak
N9JA

Icom America

 

Seating

 

350

125

72

60

40



Sunday August 27th

Room

Parade

Federal

Colonial

Seminar

Cotillion

Directors

09:00

 

 

 

Secure Your Home Network

Jay Ferron
N4GAA

 

 

10:00

Vendor Exhibits Open

 

Intro to Digital Ham Radio

Steve Schwarm
W3EVE

A Sneak Peek at Windows Vista

 

Jay Ferron
N4GAA

Emergency Power

 

John Kalotai
N1OLO

Army, Air-Force, Navy, Marines MARS Joint Meeting

 

Bob Veth
WA1VIE

 

(Open to all HAMS)

11:00

 

ARRL Regulatory Information Branch Services – How Can the ARRL Help You?

Dan Henderson
N1ND

Body-Worn Military Direction Finding Receiver and the German Enigma in Action

 

Tom Perera W1TP

Near Vertical Incidence Skywave for EM Comms

Norm Fusaro
W3IZ

12:00

 

ARRL Forum II

Joel Harrison
W5ZN

Tom Frenaye
K1KI

M. Raisbeck
K1TWF

A Field Day Like No Other

Steve Kercel
AA4AK

 

13:00

 

Hotel Setup

Prize Program Setup

Ticket Exchange/Seating

 

 

Slow Scan TV on ISS

 

Miles Mann
WF1F

 

14:00

 

Convention Prize Program

and Wrap Up

 

 

 

 

Seating

 

350

125

72

60

40