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Archive for February, 2009

K5D went qrt with 115,728 qso’es in the log

Posted: February 27th, 2009 under DX, Dxpedition, Hamradio.

Yesterday, K5D went qrt with 115,728 qso’es in the log. Guess that will take care of Desecheo Island on the most wanted list for a while. I managed 4 qso’es with them, and I’m happy with that. More bands are always welcome, but that’s not always possible. The goal was to get them in the […]

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J5UAP and K5D on RTTY, ET3JA on 30M

Posted: February 25th, 2009 under Contesting, DX, Hamradio, LoTW, RTTY, Soundclips.

I Worked 2 new ones on RTTY. On Friday, I got J5UAP on 40M RTTY and on Saturday I got K5D on 30M RTTY. That brings my RTTY total to 179. J5UAP was also new on 40M (#229). I worked about 50 QSO’es in the ARRL contest this weekend, which gave me 2 new states on 40M. I worked […]

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My new qslcard has arrived

Posted: February 21st, 2009 under Hamradio.

Finally. It’s here. I’ve been planning this card for a long time. I have always wanted a picturecard, and finally with help from several friends, it has now become a reality. The picturecard will be used for direct cards. The other card will be used for bureau cards. There are 6 people who are waiting […]

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3D2 on 40M and 30M, K5D on 40M and 30M CW

Posted: February 18th, 2009 under DX, Dxpedition, Hamradio, LoTW, RTTY, Soundclips.

Here is an update of the last weeks activity. I worked 150 qso’es during the weekend in RTTY WPX. That resulted in 3 new ones, #177 total, working HI3TEJ, NP3U and YN2S. On Thursday, I got 3D2NB on 40M CW (#227), on Friday I got 3D2OU on 30M  (#238) and on Saturday K5D on 40M […]

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K5D in the log – #321 total

Posted: February 14th, 2009 under DX, Dxpedition, Hamradio.

K5D started up on Friday, but I was at work, so I didn’t have the chance to get him. Know a few LA’s got him very early. Saturday I got up early and had a listen. He was on 40M SSB, but couldn’t hear him, so I went to 40M RTTY to work a few […]

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