2018 Major Prize Donors

updated 5/8/2018

ALFA RADIO
BELDEN WIRE
CAPITOL ELECTRONICS
DX ENGINEERING
ICOM
KENWOOD
RFINDER
STEPPIR ANTENNA SYSTEMS
UNIVERSAL RADIO
YAESU

Bill Serra
N8NRT
Chairman, Prizes

Jim Nies
WX8F
Asst. Chairman, Prizes

Information

The best way to contact us is by email:
prizes@hamvention.org

Dayton Hamvention® Prize Booth Rules

The vendors, manufacturers, and dealers who are at Hamvention® have donated prizes to be awarded by the Dayton Hamvention Prize Committee. If you win a prize, please go to the organization that donated it and thank them! Prizes are drawn from the prize drum located in the prize booth on the schedule indicated below. Ticket deposits into the prize drum will stop just prior to each drawing. All times listed below are Eastern Daylight Savings Time (EDST).
Friday Hourly Drawings 10 p.m., 11 a.m., 12 p.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m., 5 p.m.
Friday Bonus Prizes 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m.
Student Ticket Prize Drawings 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12 p.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m.

Saturday Hourly Drawings 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12 p.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m.
Saturday Bonus Prizes 10 a.m., 12 p.m., 2 p.m.
Student Ticket Prize Drawings 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12 p.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m.

Sunday Hourly Drawings 10 a.m., 11 a.m.
Sunday Bonus Prizes 10 a.m.

Tickets collected by Prize booth workers along the fence line during the time a drawing is underway will be deposited in the drum after hourly and bonus prize drawings are completed. Winning ticket numbers will be posted on prize monitor displays in Buildings 1, 2 & 3.

It will take about 10 minutes for all numbers to be posted following a ticket drawing. Consult the map in the Hamvention® program for the location of Prize monitors.

2018 Prize Donors

A-G

Air Chair

AirSpy

ALFA Radio

Alpha Antenna

Amateur TV Quarterly

American Radio Relay League (ARRL)

AMSAT

Array Solutions

ARISS – Amateur Radio on International Space Station

Arrow Antenna

Begali Keys

Belden Wire

Bird Technologies

Buckmaster Publishing

Capitol Electronics

Comet Antenna Systems

CQ Communications, Inc.

DX Engineering

EasyWay Hambooks

EZ-NEC Software

Foundation for Amateur Radio – FAIRS

H-Q

Ham Radio Deluxe

ICOM

JT Communications, Inc.

KB3IFH QSL Cards

Kenwood

M2 Antenna Systems

MicroLog by WA0H

N3ZN

NCG Co.

Nuts & Volts / Servo Magazines

Palstar

R-Z

RadioWavz

RFinder

RT Systems

Satellite HQ

Scanner Master Corp.

Society of Amateur Radio Astronomers

SteppIR Antenna

Tuscon Amateur Packet Radio

Tarheel Antenna

The RF Connection

The Wireman

Tower Electronics

Universal Radio

WB0W Inc.

Webster Communications, Inc.

West Mountain Radio

Yaesu

Prize Donation History

Past prize donation lists

2017 Prizes
2016 Prizes

2018 Major Prize winners

Number Prize Winner Call City State
1 ICOM – IC-7610  Janet  Focken  KC9LBZ  Watseka IL
2 Yaesu – FT-991A  Greg Dersarkisian  KD8SSJ  Carrol  OH
3 ICOM – IC-7300 Ifrain Arce Robles  AA9ER  Indianapolis IN
4  Yaesu – FT-891  Patrick Hagen  KD8JEN  Leesburg  OH
5 SteppIR – 20m-6m Dipole w/ SDA100 Controller  Tom Venson  WA4ESI  Staunton  VA
6 Capitol Electronics – 500′ LMR400 and tools Thomas Chill WA8BSA Davison MI
7 Yaesu – FT-400XDR  Greg Sheard  WI1P  Marco Island  FL
8 Yaesu – FT-400XDR Richard Valentine  W2REV Highland NJ

 

9 Yaesu – FT-400XDR  Tadd Torborg  KA2DEW  Raleigh  NC
10 Alfa Radio – Rotor  Forrest Reed  KA8HUZ Lebanon  OH
11 Belden 1000 ft. 9255 Coax  Bruce Lordi  N2XP  Flanders NJ
12 Rfinder Android DMR Radio  Robert Stanoszek  WA8AWD  Walton Hills OH
13 SteppIR – CrankIR 80m-6m Vertical  John Teorgan KL0QD  Phoenix AZ
14 DX Engineering – TW5Band  Sherry Mead Decatur  MI
15 DX Engineering – Butternut HF-9V  Richard Hartnett  WA3RTH Bowie MD
16 JVC Kenwood – THD-74A  Lloyd Robinson W8ZT St.  Albans WV
17 JVC Kenwood – THD-74A David Jones  N3IL  Powell OH
18 JVC Kenwood – THD-74A  Tom Hansen  N8DGD  Grand Rapids  MI
19 JVC Kenwood – THD-74A  Bill Leaming  N4GIX Hammond  IN
20 JVC Kenwood – THD-74A  Michael Smith KV4R Springfield VA
21 Belden 500 ft. 9913 Coax  Roger Reichel W0RPR Madison MN
22 Belden 500 ft. 9913 Coax  Steven Hamilton KC9GMX Geff IL