2016 PAWA Hamfest
An ARRL Sanctioned Hamfest
The American Legion Hall is on Broadway, 1/10th of a mile beyond the traffic light at Cottage Road and Broadway on the left (heading East on Broadway). Look for the Naval gun on the front lawn.
GPS coordinates are N43 38.220 by W070 14.850
From I-295: Take Exit 6A (Forest Ave. South). Follow Route 77 (2.7 miles) through Portland and over the Casco Bay Bridge to the intersection of Broadway and Route 77. Follow Broadway to the intersection of Broadway and Cottage Rd (Pratt Abbott Cleaners on the left). Continue straight on Broadway 1/10th of a mile. The Stewart Morrill American Legion Post #35 is on the left.
From the Maine Turnpike: Take Turnpike Exit 45 (formally Exit 7) (South Portland). Go straight on the Exit 45 spur to the Broadway exit. Take the Broadway exit. Once on Broadway, follow Broadway (4.0 miles) to the
intersection of Broadway and Cottage Rd (Pratt Abbott Cleaners on the left). Continue straight on Broadway 1/10th of a mile. The Stewart Morrill American Legion Post #35 is on the left.
Portland Amateur Wireless Association (PAWA) Hamfest
Saturday, April 16, 2016
8 AM to Noon
Stewart Morrill American
Legion Post #35
South Portland, ME
Country Store (Consignment Table)
(limited space - weather permitting)
Exams at 10:00 AM (3rd Floor in the Helm Room)
Prize Drawings at Noon (Grand Prize
- Baofeng UV-5R V2+) Must be present to win.
Food (by the American Legion)
Admission $ 6.00 per person ($
15.00 for early bird shoppers - before 8:00 AM)
Admission $ 5.00 per person for PAWA members
Doors open to the public at
Vendor Setup at 6:30 AM
Tables - $ 10.00 each ($ 8.00 each for PAWA members)
Tailgating - $ 6.00 per slot ($
5.00 per slot for PAWA members)
Consignment Fee - 5 % of your total sales (no consignment fee for PAWA members)
on the PAWA repeater (146.73 (-600 kHz, 100.0 Hz tone))
Contact: Bryce Rumery, K1GAX (207) 415-0498 or firstname.lastname@example.org for
more information or to reserve tables
2016 Radio Raffle
Baofeng UV-5 V2+
Latest (2014) firmware update. Dual Band (136 - 174 and 400 - 520 MHz). 4 watts high power/1 watt low power. Improved
selectivity. Improved case. Will accept high capacity battery packs without modification. Can be programmed
manually or via software.
Includes - Radio, Antenna, 1800 mAH battery pack, Drop in charger, Belt clip, Wrist strap, Manual and
CD with expanded manual (in English) and other information about understanding the radio.
Tickets - $ 5.00 each, two for $ 8.00
need not be present to win!