Well the hf french contest is in full swing nothing else can be heard on 40m i guess until 6pm sunday evening all 30 over signals worked a few dx on 15m and 20m from work on the half size carolina wimdon ... took some pixs of the work qth station so will be posting t
Went mobile this morning to try the new whips out had some great results conditions were very not very good but some nice qsos on inner G on 40m to m1fwd g0ryy g4otu g3xiv and some great dx to vu2 , ii, yu and f it was very cold about 2-3 degrees very misty with rain on and off will be back mobile in the same spot next week
Had a couple of nice qsos on 40m m3ypu Taylor always great to hear and speak with ( congratulations on the Guersney contact was listening to) also a very quick qso with St Andrews mm3wed but with conditions so low doing some work in the shack cleaned and rewaterproofed the tb3 last night so ready to be reupped !! off to pick up 80-10m set of mobile whips and mount tonight so hopefully will be making some /m contacts when out and about
Just been listening to the 40m dx net on 7.130 and it seems that its turned into a slag off m3 and m6 net all because the net controller gave a mw6 a 9+ signal and the m6 gave him a 7 back ?? coments included lamco sell m6 and m3 very powerful antennas and the net controller comented to another ham t hat he was full of shit hmmm ...
As titled posted a couple of short vids compairing the t2fd to carolina windom at my home hq. Tired to work LX9DX but the operator hp9 missed the rest was getting mad with qrm from southern europe he was like 1, 2 ,3 key etc with out gap hmmm isnt this the same behaviour ???
Finished modding the windom for work as of M0UKD site working well need the tuner on all bands except 17m were i cannot get a swr few nice contacts on it A61zx , Rn3qlm the rest today inner G or europe
Made a few contacts today from the work qth but was working on the antenna (src-x80) found the rf feedback the other day looks to have damaged the balun at the bottom need to get the windom up and running from the work qth by the looks
Nice qso with 9k50vo , py6rt (never heard a stronger Brazil station was +40db and answered 1st call ) i3thj/p , sv5byr on10m !! Dave 5b4ahl on Cyprus enjoying the 16c when it was snowing in Leeds !!! M0tdw Bill aboard the
Uploaded 3 pages (2 sub pages) of qsl images both scans and eqsl to website + a pix of the Kenwood ts50 added to the shack for mobile use some nice contacts on 40m innner G got the rotary dipole back up this afternoon only at 15ft but working very well some super qsos stateside this evening conditions were amazing taken the dipole down AGAIN taking it to work to give it a really good clean tomorrow had some problems with the mast it was on so better safe than sorry ....
Just added a new logbook and search on the website waiting for it to be loaded onto Club logs system worked some lovely inner G on 40m super qso with G0AWL , GW1ZKN , G6INU ,GM0IQI, M3YPU/P, M0EDY, Suprised this afternoon and evening had some nice qsos into sn51 ,sz , ti, kb5, cn8 and vo1