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I ❤ Ham Radio - Lunchtime Activity | by Daryll90ca
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I ❤ Ham Radio - Lunchtime Activity

Any day is a good day when you can walk away with a contact. Especially on 20 meters cw & yesterday was no exception.

(previously taken photo)


My Solo Contact:


Jose in Zaragoza, Spain (Madrid)

Sent: 599

Received: 599

Distance: 2900+ Miles


Waited for my chance & caught him during a peak. My spoon in one hand, my key in the other. :0)

Through thick & thin I am there & up for the challenge day after day, week after week...


My Gear:

Kenwood TS-480HX

Power Output: 200W Full Afterburner!

Antenna: 57" whip on 2x 22" Buddipole antenna arms on an Alpha Moto Coil all mounted on an MFJ tri mag mount on my car trunk

Key: Palm Radio Mini Paddle


Conditions: Fair

Solar Flux: 71 A6 K3

Weather: Cloudy 30'sF/Windchill 32F

Lunch: Sue's Home Made Stew & a bottle of "natural spring water"






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Taken on November 21, 2018