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NA SSB Sprint 2019

November 18th, 2019 | Posted by DJ8OG in Hamradio - (0 Comments)

On the Swamp Fox Reflector I heard about the Sprint, I read the rules and they´re kind of similar to the DARC Sprint (XMAS and Eastern). As I like them back in Germany I wanted to give it a try but I was sick when I returned from a business trip to Iowa, it was …
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CQWW SSB 2019

November 18th, 2019 | Posted by DJ8OG in Hamradio - (0 Comments)

This was my first CQWW from the US. As I have no permanent station I installed my portable setup at my company again. I decided to make the antennas a bit different from my regular fast and easy install to maximize efficiency. I extended the 12m fiberglass pole to 17.5m and attached a 26m inverted …
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70cm Fall Sprint 2019

October 10th, 2019 | Posted by admin in Hamradio - (0 Comments)

Yesterday was the 70cm part of the Fall Sprint. I was already active on 6m and 2m and also wanted to do so on 70cm. I recognized the QRL QTH offers some advantages like power, A/C, seating etc but when it comes to VHF or UHF its all about QTH 🙂 As the weather got …
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CQWW RTTY 2019

September 30th, 2019 | Posted by DJ8OG in Hamradio - (0 Comments)

I had to work this weekend but also wanted to be part of CQWW RTTY. I thought about single band 40m or 20m but it both interfered with my work on Sunday. So I choosed “Single OP All Band Low Power – Classic”, I still don´t have an amplifier and I thought if I don´t …
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NU4E on LotW

July 31st, 2019 | Posted by DJ8OG in Hamradio - (0 Comments)

I received my LotW certificate from ARRL and uploaded my QSOs to LotW yesterday. I exported and uploaded it directly from “RUMlog NG” it worked great. I couldn´t get the receive QSL from the programm running yet but it seems to be much easier than the routine with my other logs on the windows computer …
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