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July 2012


Archive for July, 2012

Big North-American 6M opening July 20th

Posted: July 28th, 2012 under 6M, Hamradio.

I must say that for me, this was the opening of the season. I didn't get any of the west-coast stuff that others in Europe was working and I missed the nighttime opening in June too. In the evening on July 19th, I was listening for North-America. I heard one CQ from K1TOL in a […]

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Big 6M aurora on July 15th

Posted: July 24th, 2012 under 6M, Hamradio.

The picture pretty much says it all, but on July 15th I worked a big 6m aurora. The aurora started early in the morning and lasted the whole day. I didn't bother to work all the time, but at one point the aurora got too far south for me to be workable. That doesn't happen […]

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Square #700 worked on 6M

Posted: July 22nd, 2012 under 6M, Hamradio.

July 1st I worked 1A0C on 6M CW and SSB. It was easy once the skip finally changed so that I could hear them good. 5C13KD was worked on CW. The band was pretty much dead until July 4th. I started calling a bit myself and UR5LMB answered my call. It turned out he is […]

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#303 on LoTW with EK6LP

Posted: July 18th, 2012 under Hamradio, LoTW.

New ones on LoTW are very slow these days. However, on this one I mailed the manager and asked if he could upload. According to his page, that's what he wants. I never got an e-mail back, but I got my 4 EK6LP contacts confirmed on LoTW for #303. Thank you very much.

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#134 on 6M with FJ/W6JKV

Posted: July 10th, 2012 under 6M, DX, Hamradio, Soundclips.

Wow, over a month has past again since my last post. Well, what can I say. Not too much radio and life is busy. Here's an update of the 6M stuff that I've worked since last time. On June 8th I had an ES opening down to EA7 and ZB. I worked ZQ2FK, ZQ2EO, EA7DRK, […]

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