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March 2009


Archive for March, 2009

VK9LA, YJ0TXF, TY5ZR and T2UF in the log

Posted: March 29th, 2009 under DX, Hamradio, Soundclips.

On Monday I got 4K0CW on 30M, my 4th band. Thanks Axel. On Wednesday I finally managed to work VK9LA on 40M CW (#302 CW, #233 40M). I did try on Monday, but he went qrt before I could break the pile-up. On Saturday I was up early to check the bands. That resulted in […]

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The K5D Desecheo Island 2009 DVD is in the works

Posted: March 25th, 2009 under Dxpedition, Hamradio, Movie.

Another DXpedition video is on it’s way. These are the kind I like to see. I have seen plenty of them, and they always make me wanna go on another DXpedition myself. An OJ0LA video was produced after our last visit in 2006, but it is nothing compared to a dvd production like this. Other DXpedition […]

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3 new on 40M, 1 on 30M, 1 on 20M and 2 on RTTY

Posted: March 21st, 2009 under DX, Hamradio.

On Wednesday evening I got VK9AA on 40M CW (#230 40M). He had a good signal. Listen to the soundclip below. On Thursday I worked D44TXO on 30M CW. On 40M CW I got 4K0CW (#231 40M) and D44TXS. Friday gave me HV5PUL (#242 30M) and 4J9M on 30M RTTY. 4U1UN came in the log […]

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2 new ones on RTTY with V6 and 5Z4

Posted: March 17th, 2009 under DX, Hamradio, LoTW, RTTY.

No radio to report about the last few weeks. I have worked nothing since late February. This weekend I had some time and conditions seemed to have picked up a bit. I just missed V63TO on 40M on Saturday morning. Suddenly 2 of them were on 30M CW. I couldn’t break the pile-up. Then V63PR […]

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JW8AJA LoTW statistics

Posted: March 13th, 2009 under Hamradio, LoTW.

Since I did the statistics for my LA8AJA call, I might as well do one for my JW8AJA log. That log does contain around 5000 qso’es from my 2 trips to JW in 2002 and 2006. Click the picture to see the LoTW DXCC stats.   Year  #Qso’es  #Confirmed  % 2002  3652  708  19,39% 2006  1521 […]

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