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June 2011


Archive for June, 2011

JW7QIA qrv on 6M June 27th – July 1st

Posted: June 27th, 2011 under 6M, DX, Dxpedition, Hamradio.

My friend Peter LA7QIA is once again active from JW. He is qrv on 6M from June 27th till July 1st. The qth is the JW7SIX beacon qth in JQ68tb. He is using 100w and a 3 element yagi. Peter had planned to use a 7 element lfa antenna, but it was delayed in the […]

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DX soundclips in April 2011

Posted: June 23rd, 2011 under DX, Hamradio, Soundclips.

And here you can enjoy some of my recordings from April. Soundclips: 9N7AN 17M CW JW/F8DVD 40M CW – lots of flutter HP1/IZ6BRN 17M CW – A new one on LoTW 5M2TT 30M CW – Could not get through KH8/AI5P 30M CW – Could not get through, would have been a new one on CW […]

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3 new grids and 1 new IOTA worked on 6M

Posted: June 19th, 2011 under 6M, DX, Hamradio.

I haven't worked any 6M qsoes since June 13th. The conditions just haven't been there. At least no good conditions. This changed yesterday. The band was open to many places in Europe, but I couldn't hear anything interesting. I was then alerted by LA8HGA that MS0INT was active in IO57. That was a new grid […]

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7 new grids on 6M and 1 new grid on 2M

Posted: June 14th, 2011 under 6M, DX, Dxpedition, Hamradio.

After the A4 opening I reported about in the last post, I didn't work anything until June 8th. Janne OH5LID had planned a trip to activate several squares on 4M and 6M. I was lucky enough to work him on JT6M on June 8th from KP17. That was my first new grid thanks to Janne. […]

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#130 on 6M with A45XR

Posted: June 6th, 2011 under 6M, DX, Hamradio, Soundclips.

After the big aurora on May 28th, the band suddenly opened to the south-east with sporadic-e. I worked UR, ER, OM, YO and 3 x 4Z stations. Suddenly the band shifted a bit more to the south and south-west. I finished with a CT station. I didn't bother to work too many stations in that […]

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