CQ WW WPX CW Contest May 30-31

9J2MYT Zambia until May 31

HL40GDM South Korea until May 31

Several Stay at Home Stations

-4J0STAYHOME Azerbaijan

-4X2BESAFE Israel

-OD50SH Lebanon

-E2STAYHOME Thailand

A60FTDMC UAE Jul 1-31

XR0YHM Easter Is. Aug 27 to Sep 7

8Q7QR Maldives Sep 4 to 8

RI1ANM Antarctica until early 2021

T6AA Afghanistan until Summer 2021


CQ WW WPX Contest, CW: 0000Z May 30 to 2359Z May 31

ARRL June VHF Contest: 1800Z Jun 13 to 0259Z Jun 15

All Asian DX Contest, CW: 00000 Jun 20 to 2400Z Jun 21

Stew Perry Topband Challenge: 1500Z Jun 20 to 1500Z Jun 21

ARRL Field Day: 1800Z Jun 27 to 2100Z Jun 28


TDXS Monthly Meeting May 21, 2020

TDXS Monthly Meeting April 16, 2020

EZNEC Presentation

N1MM Logger Presentation

N3FJP Logging Suite Presentation


The Texas DX Society, founded in 1970, is a non-profit organization of radio amateurs in Houston, Texas who have a primary interest in DX chasing and contest operating on HF, VHF, and UHF.  Many of the club's members regularly operate from rare amateur radio locations around the world for the expressed purpose of "putting out a new one" for DXCC credit to their fellow amateurs, or counting as a "new multiplier" for contests held on the bands each year.  To see a list of our members' worldwide operating activity, click here.  Our repeaters are frequently used for disaster communication, and for public service events like the Chevron Houston Marathon, Buffalo Bayou Regatta Races, and others.


We invite Houston area amateurs to get to know us by checking into our repeaters on 147.360 MHz (100.0 Hz tone access) and 442.000 MHz (103.5 Hz tone access).  Our DX cluster can be reached via the internet at URL dxc.tdxs.net port 7373.  Our 442 repeater has Echolink and IRLP enabled.  Click on the Echolink and IRLP tabs on the menu for more information.


Our club callsign K5DX is in memory of our long-time friend and fellow club member Clarence E. Sharp who became a SK in September 2001.  "Sharp" was a world famous DXer and contester, and an "Elmer" to all who needed one.  Our club grew and flourished under his leadership and guidance for many years, and his operating habits were an example for all operators to follow.


Our organization gets together in Houston, Texas on the third Thursday evening of each month for club meetings.  We usually meet at the Tracy Gee Center on the west side of Houston, and frequently have a pre-meeting dinner location nearby.  Check the marquee above for program info, time and location announcements, check the mail reflector, or current Bullsheet newsletter.  We try to have dinner meetings every other month for more social time and conversation.  If you're in the area, please join us! 


Membership in the Texas DX Society is open to all radio amateurs having a particular focus on DXing and Contesting. If you are interested in membership, please review the constitution then complete the included membership application.  We look forward to meeting you soon!




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