Florida Weak Signal Society



Welcome to the Florida Weak Signal Society W4FWS

Promoting Weak Signal Operating on VHF, UHF, and Microwaves in the Southeast


FLWSS Email Reflector

*FLWSS Mailing List Information and Subscriptions

*New Member Information Flyer


Weekly FLWSS SSB Net

*  432.090MHz SSB Net every Thursday evening at 8:30pm EST, Rotating NCS Monthly

*  East Coast 70cm Net every Wed. 9pm 432.090 W4DEX NCS


Coming VHF and Up Events

*  Next FLWSS Meeting will be at Orlando Hamcation, Orlando, FL Feb. 14, 2014 11AM-12PM. Follow the herd to HIPS III around 10:45AM.


VHF/UHF/Microwave FLWSS Beacons (Temporarily Down)

Operating in Florida

*  FLWSS Microwave Gator Run, May 3-4, 2014 Changed to coincide with the Microwave Sprints

*  FLWSS Active Stations for Gator Run


*  FLWSS Microwave Gator Run 2013 Winner

*  First Place Overall K0VXM


*  FLWSS Microwave Gator Run 2012 Plaque Winner

*  First Place Overall Steve Kostro, N2CEI

*  Plaque sponsored by the Orlando Amateur Radio Club


*  FLWSS Microwave Gator Run 2011 Plaque Winner

*  First Place Overall Chuck Hoover, K0VXM

*  Plaque sponsored by the Orlando Amateur Radio Club

*  3.4, 5.7 and 10GHz High Score Chuck Hoover K0VXM

*  Plaque sponsored by NN4AA

*  Scraping Rock Bottom, but Im Trying! Award Bob Cumming W2BZY

*  Plaque sponsored by Downeast Microwave


*  FLWSS Microwave Gator Run 2010 Plaque Winner

*  First Place Overall Sandra Estevez K4SME

*  Plaque sponsored by the Orlando Amateur Radio Club

*  10GHz High Score Chuck Hoover K0VXM

*  Plaque sponsored by K4HV


*  Active 10GHz and Up Stations

*  Dealing with the 420-450MHz 50W Power Limitation in Florida


*  FLWSS hosted the 2013 SVHF Conference

*SVHF note from Merritt Island High School Stangsat Group


Propagation Quick Links

*  50 MHz Propagation Log

*  144 MHz Propagation Log

*  222 MHz Propagation Log

*  UHF Propagation Log

*  VHF DX Robot

*  VHF APRS Propagation Map

*JT65 Terrestrial Link

*  JT65 EME Link

*Ping Jockey Central


Florida Weather Related

*Hepburn Tropo Forecast

*  Unisys Weather

*  Current Central FL Weather Radar

*  FL GOES Satellite Thermal Image

*  National Hurricane Center

*  National Lightning Map


Other Links of Interest

*Trying to make a decision on that new 2M antenna?


*Rain Scatter

*Rain Scatter A Rainy Day Band


*Extreme Narrow Bandwidth Techniques


FLWSS Meetings and Projects

*  May 2005 Microwave Daze

*  Technical Presentations

*  Frequency Marker Project Documentation

*  Correction Notes


FLWSS Membership

*  FLWSS Constitution

*  FLWSS 2014 Official Contacts






Last updated August 10, 2014

FLWSS is an ARRL affiliated organization

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