Antigua Island Mini-dxpedition is successfully over.
Location: Antigua, Gunthorpes, NA-100
LOG IS ALREADY ON LINE !! -->
Many Thanks to all HAM to have made QSO with me and thanks
for the patience.
using the V26B Super Station. It's really a big station:
tower 10m: 4 over 4 over 4 el. yagi
tower 15m: 5 over 5 el. yagi
tower 20m: 3 over 3 el. yagi
tower 40m: 2 over 2 el. yagi
80m: 3 el. Wire on Europe and 1 el. Wire on USA
160m: inverted V dipole
WARC: 3 elements
another tower with TH7DX from Hygain + 2 el. 40m.
another tower with 3 el. 6m
My wife HB3YIY has helped me by logging on Pile-ups and
made some QSO also, with me beside.
26 Zones !!!!
163 Spots on DXCluster:
PICTURES : link
HRD 2006-04-14 235608.mp3
HRD 2006-04-15 154741.mp3
HRD 2006-04-15 154911.mp3
HRD 2006-04-15 160119.mp3
Flight Milano - London - St. John, with British Airways, but many companies
V26B, for more infos see:
- Icom IC-706MK2 - works great !
- Kenwood TS 450
- antennas se upper description
- MFJ Voice Keyer 424 - an incredible tool for not loosing the voice
Time to get the Licence: 1/2 day, better on morning
Price to get the Licence: 63 USD
Request on site at the Cable and Wireless building, in
front of the post office, 4th floor, Licensing Authority, St. John, Antigua
Contact person: M. William Henry at
268-562-1868, fax 268-562-1872
Approx. Price/person for the stay 2 weeks on Antigua including flight from Italy: USD
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