Transceiver: TenTec "Eagle" 100w. Antenna: Random wire on fishing pole with Z11 Pro ATU.
For my DX Vacation - Ten-Tec "Eagle" seems is the BEST. K3 and TS590 are too large, K2 is not stable in digital mode, FT857 and IC706 are too small to use with not good receiver.
About Ten-Tec "EAGLE" transceiver | Some Feedback on EHAM.net
Worked today JX5O. Conditions on HF were terrible. Deep QSB and a lot's of noise. A Big Gun's CW pile-up from EU don't gave me any chance to call them. But, finally I got JX5O in SSB. Below is sample of JX5O's SSB signal on 20m. (5 or 3 minutes RS-55 and about 20 minutes - 52 or 51).
From TEAM # 1
With great anticipation, DXers the world over are looking forward to the 9th of July this year as the predicted day of South Sudan’s declaration of independence. Indeed, that declaration is set to happen, but it will not yet guarantee the birth of a new DXCC entity, at least at that time.
The DXCC rules are written in such a way that only a new country’s membership in the United...
4S7VK wrote to DXWorld.net:
Ministry of Defense is conducting an investigation into the operations and conduct of Ivan Borazanko 4S7DXG/UR9IDX after the Radio Society of Sri Lanka made representations to the authorities. It is established by the authorities that he smuggled in transmitting equipment into the country which is a criminal offense, and was never given permission to operate portable...
Jan Mayen island is not placed at the top of the 100 Most Wanted DXCC list, but it's still very wanted in some areas and modes - especially West Coast of the USA, Japan, Oceania, Africa.
JX7VPA – Jan Mayen 2011 DXpedition is being organized by:
SQ8X – Stan (team leader, ex XR0Y, VK9LA)
SV2KBS/LA7VPA – Vicky (ex ZL8X, VP8YLG, VK9LA, XR0Y)
HB9ASZ - Bernhard (ex FT5XO, VP8THU, VP8GEO,...