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ARRL VHF June 2020

June 18th, 2020 | Posted by DJ8OG in Hamradio - (0 Comments)

Gary, W4EEY and I were again Rover during this years ARRL VHF contest. We choosed the same QTH as last year but a bit different setup. Gary is in charge of the VHF station during the Greer Amateur Radio Fieldday at the end of June and we wanted to try the setup before that event. …
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2m Spring Sprint

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

My plan was to drive to the Blueridge Parkway like I did last year during 70cm Fall Sprint at 6000ft elevation but due to the corona virus and stay at home orders in SC and NC I had to cancel this plan. I still wanted to do some testing from the new house in EM95ac …
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July 23rd, 2019 | Posted by DJ8OG in Hamradio - (0 Comments)

After US Fieldday where Gary – W4EEY and I installed the VHF station we decided to try another VHF contest. CQWW-VHF was last weekend and we were NU4E/r. We decided to start slow and only activate two grids, EM84 in Paris Mountain State Park and EM85 on the Blue Ridge Mountain Parkway. As this was …
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