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KB7Q’s another big 23 cv EME expedition to rare states and grids

(All pictures are borrowed from http://kb7qgrid.blogspot.com/) and belongs to Gene. I copied images just to remind to myself this great trip. April 16, 2021 – EM45dh, Arkansas Through a big pile-up I complete my QSO with Gene (EM45DH) at 15:53 … Continue reading

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60-th anniversary from the first flight to the Space

From April 10 to April 18, 2021, the Russian Radio Amateurs Union is holding Activity Days dedicated to the 60th anniversary of Yuri Alekseevich Gagarin’s flight into space.   I tried a bit also to celebrate this event and and … Continue reading

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Back to QO-100 satellite.

I started on QO-100 in the March, 2020. After 6 month of more/less activity and around 550 CW/SSB/DIGI-mode QSOs and 4 new countries for DXCC award, I decided to stop and sold all equipment (full set from DXPatrol), excluding 1.5 … Continue reading

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Year 2020 review and statistic.

I don’t know why, but for almost a year I haven’t updated my page. While many interesting events have taken place, I would like to highlight a few of them. Of course, this is only about amateur radio. So, first … Continue reading

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FJ/WW2DX- St Barthelemy island. New DXCC # 185 on 144 MHz.

WW2DX, Lee, and the group of HF enthusiasts made a nice trip to a rare country. Set of equipment for HF bands (160 to 6 m) and active the rare country on 2M EME. From 15th to 22nd of February … Continue reading

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C21MB – New DXCC (#184) in the log!

New great DX-pedition of Kay, JH3AZS together with Taka, JP3EXR. This time to Nauru (IOTA OC-031). Call sign C21MB. Equipment the same, as theirs previous expeditions. They successfully  started on 5th of February. And I started to monitor QRG from … Continue reading

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Year 2019 statistic

Total 1453 QSO on HF and VHF bands. 560 QSO on HF and 893 QSO on VHF and up. A bit bigger than last year. Less CW, but more digital QSO. Why? Because if you want to find new stations, … Continue reading

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The Meteor Shower Gemenids 2019

Strong shower and many MS initials in this year! Worked totally 53 QSO, 19 DXCC, 41 grid squares. Best ODX 2018 km with F1NZC. Interesting that this time were many MSK144  mode participants referring to the last year 2018.  I … Continue reading

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EME QSO with 18 meter dish on on 23 cm

Info from Paul Andrews (W2HRO) on Facebook (Eart Moon Earth (EME) Radio Communications group): “On Friday, Dec 6, 2019, I’m going to the (www.n2mo.org) EME Site (https://www.projectdiana-eme.com/) to help activate the 18m dish on 1296 MHz. This is my first … Continue reading

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Meteor shower Perseids, August 2019

I was more or less active during one of the most powerful meteor streams of the air. Statistic¬† says, I was in the air 5 hours and 33 minutes from 8th to 12th of August.The summary: 36 QSO, 29 squares … Continue reading

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