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CQ WPX SSB 2020

April 22nd, 2020 | Posted by admin in Hamradio - (0 Comments)

I have not planned to play in this years CQ WPX, but a lots of mails were on our local Swamp Fox email reflector and it got me hooked at some point to at least give it a try for some hours. I set up 2 antennas, like I wanted to on the RTTY while …
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SC QSO Party 2020

April 22nd, 2020 | Posted by admin in Hamradio - (0 Comments)

This was my first SC QSO Party. It was fun to operate, feels like WAG for German stations when you are the “DX”. As I have no experience with state QSO party’s and whats the best antenna and strategie I just jumped in and tried to maximize QSO and fun. I setup online reporting and …
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CQ WPX RTTY

April 22nd, 2020 | Posted by admin in Hamradio - (0 Comments)

A couple of days before WPX RTTY I returned back from my holiday in Germany. Wanted to play a bit in this one, even I had QRL on Sunday. The winds were pretty high on Friday, I tried to install my extended fiberglas pole but it crashed several times while pushing it up. The last …
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Antenna repairs @ DJ8OG

February 1st, 2020 | Posted by DJ8OG in Hamradio - (0 Comments)

I made some days vacation to visit family and friends in January in DL. As my station made more and more problems we prepared a list of tasks to bring the station back on air. I got help from DJ6KS, DG3FAW and DK6FX during my three days at the station. THANKS for your help during …
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NA CW QSO Party January

January 15th, 2020 | Posted by DJ8OG in Hamradio - (0 Comments)

I heard thru the Swamp Foxes about the NAQP contest. I never did it before, there are CW, SSB and RTTY weekends. I signed up as a CW team member (Swamp Fox Delta Force) as I`m on vacation on the SSB part. It was fun, I set up 2 vertical wires at the same fiberglas …
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