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September 2010


Archive for September, 2010

CQWW RTTY 2010 report

Posted: September 30th, 2010 under Contesting, Hamradio, RTTY.

The SSB part of the Scandinavian Activity Contest was moved this year. Hopefully this will bring more activity to the SSB part of SAC. The previous years it has collided with CQWW RTTY. As I'm not a big fan of SSB contests, my choice would have been the RTTY contest, collision or not. As I […]

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JW5E new qslcard

Posted: September 27th, 2010 under Hamradio.

I was asked by Harald LA7XM/JW7XM a few weeks ago if I could design a new qslcard for the Svalbard clubstation JW5E. I said yes, and this is the result I came up with. I must say I was very pleased with the result, and so was he. The card will be printed by UX5UO. […]

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#200 on RTTY with 6V7X

Posted: September 23rd, 2010 under DX, Hamradio, LoTW, RTTY.

6V7X was on 30M RTTY on Tuesday September 21st. I noticed I needed Senegal so I tuned in. He had a very good signal and I logged him quickly. That brought my RTTY total up to #200. He is quick with his LoTW update too and gave me #106 on LoTW RTTY. Thank you very […]

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LA6Q will be qrv Sep 09th – Sep 14th from EU079

Posted: September 9th, 2010 under Dxpedition, Hamradio, Iota.

The QLF DX-Team by Bjorn/LA5UKA and Trond/LA9VDA will be active from Gurskoy Island (WLOTA LH-2397) September 9th for a few hours and then move to Rimoy Island (WLOTA LH-2137) September 9th-14th. Activity will be on CW/SSB/RTTY on 80M-10M depending on conditions. Look for them as LA6Q. QSL via LA9VDA.

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Another weekend, another RTTY Contest

Posted: September 7th, 2010 under Contesting, DX, Hamradio, RTTY.

I noticed another RTTY contest coming up this weekend. After working SCC And SARTG, 100 RTTY DXCC's on LoTW was reached. I still had several states left to go, so I thought why not. Early Saturday morning, I couldn't fall back to sleep, so I decided to go on 40M and start running. The first […]

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