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Verticals for Contest Expeditions

http://www.k2kw.com/verticals/learning.html Verticals for Contest Expeditions Learnings from the 6Y4A CQ WW CW Contest By Kenny Silverman, K2KW and Tom Schiller, N6BT “You’re using verticals for your contest expedition – you’re not serious are you!?? That was a typical response when people heard we were going to use verticals on all …

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J88HL, St Vincent and Grenadines DXpedition

http://j88hl.dxing.pl/ On the way again A group of Polish HAM friends decided to organize the next DXpedition. This time we decided to find a place in the Carabbean. After a short research we and some discussions we decided that our next DXpedition target will be St. Vincent & Grenadines. There …

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VK5CE/P DXpedition to OC-261

http://oc261.blogspot.co.uk/ VK5CE/P DXpedition to OC-261 IOTA DXpedition to Flinders Island, South Australia OC-261 on August 15 – 21 2013 DXpedition starts soon – no internet will be available on the island Hi everyone, well it’s just a couple of days to go before the DXpedition starts. I’ve been informed by the island’s …

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DXpedition advice from Chris GM3WOJ / ZL1CT

http://www.qsl.net/gm3woj/dxped3.htm DXpedition advice from Chris GM3WOJ / ZL1CT  You are a Contester who is going to a rare location for an HF DXpedition. You have some experience of contest pile-ups, but no experience of an HF DXpedition or DXpedition pile-ups 1. Ideally, your first DXpedition would be with others who …

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YF1AR/1, Cikoneng – Anyer LightHouse, Banten

http://www.yf1ar.com/2013/08/yf1ar1-cikoneng-anyer-lighthouse-banten.htmlYF1AR/1ARLHS IDO-081 Cikoneng – Anyer LightHouse OC-021 Java Island – BantenAugust 7-11, 2013LAT: 06° 04′ S LON: 105° 53′ EGridsquare OI23ww CQ28 ITU 54ARLHS IDO-081 Cikoneng – Anyer LightHouse Cikoneng (Tjikoneng, Anyer, Fourth Point) {Vierde Punt} (2) 1885 (station established 1855). Active; focal plane 60 m (197 ft); two white …

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CV5A – Flores Island 2013

http://cv5a.cx.uy/ CV5A – Flores Island 2013 South Radiogrupo activated Flores Island (CX-014 RGS / IOTA SA-030 / WLOTA LH-0528) during the 15th, 16th, 17th and August 18th 2013. Besides leaving the insular entity operating for IOTA ( Islands on the Air ) , it will do with its lighthouse (RGS …

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3DA0ET, Swaziland DXpedition

http://swazidx.org/ Welcome to the homepage for the Swaziland 3DA0ET DXpedition, scheduled to run from Monday 18 November to Wednesday 27 November 2013. We’re a multi-national team comprising Canadian, American, German and South African operators, who collectively bring a wealth of prior DXpedition experience to the table (see “The Team” page), …

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WHAT IS DXFC?

http://www.dxfc.org/ WHAT IS DXFC? The ‘F’ in DXFC stands for ‘Feet’: countries in which you have stepped foot. This is for licensed radio amateurs who like travelling. We DXers know all about DXCC so this is just our bit of fun. It works with the same 340 current ‘entities’ as …

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What is the Voodoo Contest Group?

http://voodoocontestgroup.com/ What is the Voodoo Contest Group? The Voodoo Contest Group is a group of US and UK hams dedicated to winning the CQWorld Wide CW Contest each year. Traditionally this has been from West Africa…. however after nearly 20 years of dusty roads, uncomfortable border crossings, dodgy hotels, huge …

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QRP RESPECT COMMITTEE

http://qrprespect.jimdo.com/ QRP RESPECT COMMITTEE Notice for the QRP RESPECT DAY 2013 participants: Are coming up via email many logs for the QRP Respect Day, many operatorshave not specified if they are in QRP in portable or not. Also please always use the summary sheet downloadable from the site (who has …

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