WHITE ROCK RUN
FEBRUARY 3, 2018 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
Warm clothing (jackets, gloves, hat, socks, blankets,
Consumables, coffee, soft drinks, bottled water,
sandwiches, snacks, etc.
Clip Board and/or spiral note book
12 volt marine battery to power 2-meter mobile unit
and a set of jumper cables.
2 meter handi-talki unit for local backup
Standalone antenna in addition to mobile antenna
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
- 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
146.490 Convoy 2nd Alternate
146.520 National Calling Frequency
146.550 Convoy Primary & Event Net Control
146.580 Convoy 1st Alternate
147.480 Event Net Control 1st Alternate
147.540 Event Net Control 2nd Alternate