Six Meter BBQ
Sept 21-22, 2018
The Lonestar Court
Austin, Texas USA
Six Meter BBQ
Sept 21-22, 2018
Austin, Texas USA

Six Meter BBQ 2018

September 21st & 22nd
Austin, Texas, USA

Six Meter BBQ 2018 will be held on Friday afternoon, September 21st with registration and welcome from 1:00-5:00 pm in the Tack Room, with a 6 meter Ragchew from 7:00pm until ???  Saturday, September 22nd beginning with coffee from 8:00 – 8:45 am, and presentations running from 9:00am to 5:00pm in the Tack Room, at the Lonestar Court in Austin, TX.  Ask for the Six meter BBQ room rate when making your reservation.


This year’s event features:

  • Friday afternoon registration and welcome in the Tack Room, vendors will be available to talk with.
  • Saturday morning coffee and registration.
  • Presentations on Saturday from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm with an hour break for lunch at noon.
  • Buffet Lunch and Buffet Dinner on Saturday only.

2018 Presentations:

  • The JT Modes and Six Meters – Joel Harrison, W5ZN
  • Interesting Propagation on 6 Meters.  What Might Happen in the Future? – Carl Luetzelschwab, K9LA
  • VHF Contests from an HF Contesters Perspective – George Fremin, K5TR
  • Advanced Yagi Basics and Construction for VHF Antennas – Kent Britain, WA5VJB
  • Grounding and Bonding for VHF Shacks – Tim Duffy, K3LR, COO DX Engineering
  • Enhancing Your 6 Meter Shack Experience With the Latest Technology – Bob Naumann, W5OV, Sales Manager DX Engineering
  • Strategies for Setting Up and Operating your VHF Station for Contesting – George Fremin, K5TR
  • The Latest Update on SDR Technology and User Interfaces at Flex – Ed Gonzalez, KG5FBT and Abed Haque, AB5ED

Registration Information:

  • Registration Options:
    $98.00 includes all presentations, and a buffet lunch and buffet dinner
    $65.00 for buffet dinner only
    $55 for presentations and BBQ lunch only
    $30.00 for all presentations, but NO lunch or dinner
  • Registration will cut-off on September 14th, 2018.
  • Sorry, No sign ups at the door!
  • Sorry, no refunds – no cancellations.
  • No planned excursion for spouses as there is plenty to see and do at The Domain, a large mall next door to the Lone Star Court.


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Attending Vendors
  • DX Engineering
  • FlexRadio Systems


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