White Rock Classic

WHITE ROCK RUN

 

FEBRUARY 6, 2016 9 am to 5 pm

 

BCRO coordinator Loren Lawrence

 

146.550 simplex CONVOY PRIMARY

146.580 simplex 1St alternate

146.490 simplex 2nd alternate

Meet at McDonalds (next to Lowes) at 5:00 a.m.

First street EAST of I-540 exit 85 (Walnut Street, Rogers, AR). At 5:30 am leave for the White Rock Run

.Convoy on 146.550 simplex to Crosses, Arkansas on Arkansas highway 16 S.E. of Elkins and Durham.

DURING CONVOY, PLEASE SET YOUR MOBILE RIG TO LOW POWER – 25 WATTS IS PLENTY!

 

  • SUGGESTED ITEMS

At the very least you really should have at least a 25

watt 2-meter mobile rig when you get to your

location at the race. 50 watts or better for net

control.

Warm clothing (jackets, gloves, hat, socks, blankets,

Etc.)

Consumables, coffee, soft drinks, bottled water,

sandwiches, snacks, etc.

Clip Board and/or spiral note book

Sun Glasses

Reading Glasses

12 volt marine battery to power 2-meter mobile unit

and a set of jumper cables.

Cell Phone

2 meter handi-talki unit for local backup

Standalone antenna in addition to mobile antenna

Instruction manuals

Fuses for your vehicle

 

  • From McDonald’s in Rogers.

South on I-49 to exit 67 [stay in the far LEFT lane]

Go towards Fayetteville

Get off at the next exit [66 – Garland Avenue]

At the end of the ramp, turn [RIGHT] onto

Garland Avenue then get into the [LEFT] lane.

At the next light [Drake Street] turn left [EAST]

At the next light [Gregg Avenue] TURN RIGHT and

get into the [LEFT] Lane.

At the next light, turn left onto Township Street.

Stay on Township Street 2.17 miles to Crossover

Road.

 

  • Turn right on Crossover Road 2.79 miles to the “T”

intersection with Huntsville Road.

Turn left on Huntsville Road for 28.2 miles to

intersection of AR-16 & AR-23.

At intersection of AR-16 & AR-23 turn right [SOUTH]

for 12.8 miles to the Turner Bend Store.

 

GPS 35.667964 -93.828432

 

  • SIMPLEX FREQUENCIES

146.430

146.460

146.490 Convoy 2nd Alternate

146.520 National Calling Frequency

146.550 Convoy Primary & Event Net Control

Primary

146.580 Convoy 1st Alternate

147.420

147.450

147.480 Event Net Control 1st Alternate

147.510

147.540 Event Net Control 2nd Alternate

147.570