Top DX’er and Contester Bud Trench AA3B Discusses Propagation Tools

Submitted by KA2PBT on Tue, 05/07/2019 - 14:43

As part of the 2019 FLARC Speaker series, Bud Trench AA3B will be the featured  this Friday, May 10th, at the Fair Lawn Senior Center. His topic will be “Using Propagation Tools for Contesting and DXing.”

Bud Trench has made over 1.2 million QSOs since first being licensed in 1970. He has a passion for contesting.  He was a WRTC competitor for the first time in 2018 and is on the DXCC Honor Roll. He holds the current World Record score for CQ WW CW in the Low Power Category. He is a member of the Frankford Radio Club, First Class CW Operators’ Club, CW Ops, Activity Group CW – DL, CWJF, Pa QSO Party Administration and ARRL.  Bud earned a BSEE degree and Masters of Engineering Science degree from the Pennsylvania State University and retired in 2016 after working for Lockheed Martin for over 38 years. He currently resides in Boyertown, PA where he has been building his contest station since 1987.

The talk will be held on Friday, May 10th, 7PM at the Fair Lawn Senior Center, 11-05 Gardiner Road in Fair Lawn. (map: ) All are welcome and refreshments will be served.

For more information, please visit the club's website at or call 201-791-3841.