QSL Card Guidelines for
K2A "MVPA" Suffix Incentive Station
Please following the instructions below for QSL cards ONLY from K2A:
(For the Award Certificate instructions use the link at the bottom of the page)
1) You must include a SASE - (Self Addressed STAMPED Envelope) - with your request. If a SASE is NOT included, your QSL request WILL NOT be processed by K2A - one of the Convoy On-The-Air Incentive Stations in Anderson, SC.
2) DX stations must include a SAE - (Self Addressed Envelope) - along with $2 US to cover the cost of foreign postage. NO IRC's will be accepted. For bureau- please use personal call for QSL Manager - N4SZ (see QRZ.com webpage for N4SZ).
3) K2A is one of the Convoy On-The-Air Incentive Stations, however we are NOT a forwarding service or QSL bureau, and therefore will NOT forward any QSL cards that are addressed to any other station. K2A will only process requests that are addressed to K2A.
QSL cards (from our group Anderson RC) will be available to those that work this
"MVPA" Suffix Incentive Station - K2A - during the
BankHead Military Vehicle Convoy On-The-Air Special Event
We will provide QSL cards via direct, BUREAU and Eqsl -
logs will be uploaded after the event concludes.
sorry - no LOTW.
We will provide QSL cards to SWL- Short Wave Listeners -
following the same request guidelines as noted here.
(SWL- QSL Cards only- NO AWARD Certificates)
To get your Direct QSL card:
Within the USA: Send a Self-Addressed, Stamped Envelope (SASE) to:
From outside the USA: Send a Self-Addressed, UNSTAMPED Envelope (SAE)
along with 2 (two) $2 US - 'green stamps' (NO IRC’s) to:
ALL incoming QSL Requests for K2A should be mailed to:
Steve Foster, N4SZ
K2A Convoy Incentive Station QSL Manager &
K2A Call sign Temporary Trustee is N4SZ.
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Logos and links in this website have been used with permission as necessary.
Go to the Award Certificate Guidelines webpage
Dates of operation: Sept 19 - Sept 27, 2015 PARTIAL month of the Convoy On-The-Air Special Event
Location of station operations:
1) Sept 23, 2015 (only) at the Convoy nightly stopping point: Civic Center, Anderson, SC
2) Sept 19 - Sept 27, 2015 PARTIAL month - ARC members homes in the Anderson, SC area
Bands: 20M & 40M
Modes: SSB voice & CW
Anderson Radio Club, Anderson, SC
The Anderson Radio Club was incorporated in December of 1966. Next year, the club will celebrate its 50th anniversary. The club is very active with events & emergency communications. They have weekly "Lunch Bunch" meetings, as well as a daily 2m net. They conducted a "Youth Educational Learning Center", giving youngsters a chance to get on the air, make a "QSO", & enjoy their Ham Radio Experience with a commemorative certificate.
They will have (2) portable trailers set up and operating at the Anderson Civic Center when the convoy stops for the night on Sept 23rd, 2015.
Club website www.andersonradioclub.com
See QRZ.com webpages for K2A & N4AW for more information about K2A
K2A is a "MVPA" Suffix Incentive Station for BankHead
Military Vehicle Convoy On-The-Air Special Event
QSL CARD MANAGER FOR K2A/NY IS NOW N2SQW FOR 2016+.
SEND ALL REQUESTS FOR CERTIFICATE ONLY TO KU2US.
Vietnam war era vet-light weapons instructor (M-14, M-16 & Colt 1911)
6 years-retired (SSG-E6) (1968-1973)
Member-American Legion, Post 98 Rochester, NY
National Rifle Assoc., and NWS Skywarn.
NEW! 2015 K2A/New York QSL Card... (ABOVE-Sweet!)
NEW! 2015 13 Colonies S/E Certificate! (ABOVE Right-Click on to enlarge)
13 COLONIES SPECIAL EVENT-2016:
START: July 1st, (Fri.) 9am EDT (13:00 UTC)
FINISH: July 6th, (Wed.) Midnight (04:00 UTC July 7th)
126,296 TOTAL EVENT QSO's for 2015 - THANK YOU ALL!
KU2US=13 Colonies Certificate & Special event Manager!
(All Certificate Request log Sheets Send To KU2US-Read Below)
FOR 2016: K2A/NEW YORK SPECIAL EVENT OPERATORS:
KU2US-KEN V. (SSB) **13 Colonies certificate/Award-Event Manager. Send logs to KU2US..
N2SQW-KEN G. (SSB) **K2A/NY QSL Card Manager.
K2UNI-KEITH T. (SSB & Digital))
KZ2R-STEVE M. (Digital-RTTY)
K2TQC-BILL G. (*Dedicated CW)
K2RMF-RAY F. (SSB)
K2PMC-DON N. (*Dedicated CW)
KE4JB-JOHN B. (PSK)
**On our 13 Colonies S/E Website, you can download our special event log sheet! http://www.13colonies.info
HOW TO GET YOUR CERTIFICATE:
1.) Fill out your log sheet and mail to KU2US with a requested donation of $5.00
2.) Cash, Check or MO made out to: Ken Villone Awards Manager. (Cannot do PayPal)
3.) Please Include: Log sheet, Return address label for your envelope and donation. (Including a return address label will hasten the reciept of your certificate)
4.) QSL card for K2A/NY contact send to N2SQW direct With SASE.
5.) No extra postage required for DX certificate requests.
6.) Only one contact with a Colony State qualifies you for a certificate!
** I would like to thank all those who contributed above and beyond the requested donation. It is deeply appreciated.
Year by Year Total QSO's made.
2009-12,556 First year! SUPRISE!
2014-108,858 +27,717 *Reached +108.8K Mark!
*Donation is voluntary. All donations are used to fund the next year's event and 13 Colony Special Event group inititives. If you have difficulty with a donation, No problem, I will send you the certificate earned-No Questions Asked!
K2A IS MANAGED BY KU2US. OTHER STATIONS MAY USE K2A DURING THE YEAR. IF YOU NEED A POSTING FOR K2A ON THIS PAGE, PLEASE EMAIL KU2US AT email@example.com
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