Article archive

New 4 square 3.5 Mhz finished today !

After using two delta loops for a season, i decided to install the 4 square for 80 m again,but in a different approach as in the past. So i did go for Top Loaded wire verticals and make them resonant in cw ( favorite mode). ( 12 m vertical, 2 times 8,5 m toploading wires,sloping towards ground,...
Read more

Great Ja opening on 18 Mhz

This sunny sunday morning i had a great pile into Ja in cw on 18 Mhz. Worked just over 63 ja stations in 23 minutes of operation. Like contest style !!! Great fun ,certainly when i first tuned around an almost dead sounding band. Cuagn soon in cw.
Read more

No dx since begin April !

I am back active a bit,be off the air for more than a month. After 6 month of fighting cancer my father is a silent key since 22 April at the age of 84. Thanks for all Dad.    
Read more

RDXC Contest

I found a bit time to take part in the Russian DX contest this weekend, and really enjoyed myself. Made about 1450 qso's in just about 14 hours of contesting in CW. Great contest and will take part in it next year sure again.
Read more

Antennas

  Antennas – The Last Frontier  *These are the voyages of the Starship, Enterprise. *Its 5 year mission To explore strange new worlds. *To seek out new life and new civilizations. *To boldly go where no man has gone...
Read more

Broadcasters on 80 M

I was reading this on different social media today, and i must say i do agree 100% with this statement......   WHAT ABOUT these broadcasters on 80m ssb.? This is realy a pain and they are 100% confident there is nothing wrong with there transmlit signal . EA7JZ, EA3JE DF2BO OE6MBG the itallian...
Read more

Ja opening long path 40 m cw

Yesterday and today enjoyed great openings long path into Japan on 40 m cw. Worked yesterday about 17 ja's and today 23 japaneese station around 8.00 utc. Cw is Fun !
Read more

Ja Pile up 80 m cw!

80 m CW dx fun ! This warm winterevening i managed to work 35 japanees and some more dx into Asia in less than 30 minutes. Great opening and the loops are sure winners !
Read more

Antennas info

On these pages i would like to share with you some info about  ham radio in general but mostly homebrewing antennas,which is still after all these years my greatest passion. In the photogallery you will find some of my antenna projects in the past and antennas i use untill today. Latest...
Read more