March 11 Foxhunt

Timeline

  • 1255 EST - Fox goes live
  • 1300 EST - KC2ANT starts net on W2CXM Repeater (146.61 MHz)
  • 1300-1400 EST
    • KC2OYO gives bearing to the south from Ithaca College
    • KD2BGR/KD2BHD give bearing to the SE from Cornell Campus
    • KC2OYO gives bearing to the north from downtown Ithaca
  • 1400-1500 EST
    • KC2OYO calls fox for location, begins validating new antenna
    • KD2BGR/KD2BHD continue east, taking bearings at Hungerford Hill, Turkey Hill, and Sapsucker Woods with a dipole. All bearings fall on a SE/NW line.
    • KC2OYO gives 2 bearings from south end of lake, one up Rt 34, one up Rt 89
    • KC2OYO gives bearing from the Ithaca Mall towards Glenwood Pines
    • KD2BGR/KC2BHD lose the fox by Sapsucker Woods, and head up Rt 89 after getting KC2OYO's intel, relayed by KC2ANT
  • 1500 EST
    • KC2OYO heads home, victorious
    • KC2ANT heads home after relaying intel to KD2BGR/KD2BHD.
    • KD2BGR/KD2BHD head up Rt 89 to find the fox.
    • Fox gives up location to expedite matters
    • Delicious burgers eaten by KC2WAC, KD2BGR, and KD2BHD at Glenwood Pines.
  • 1700 EST
    • Fox goes live for approximately 1 hour to validate quad antenna with KD2BGR.

Fox

  • KC2WAC
  • 147.555 MHz
  • Hidden at Glenwood Pines

Hunters

Car 1

  • KD2BHD
  • KD2BGR

Car 2

  • KC2OYO

Fixed Station Coordinators

  • KC2ANT

Final Tracking

 12-03-11 Full View  12-03-11 Lakefront  12-03-11 Detailed View

Last modified:: 2012/03/14 11:02