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    After the storm

    Posted on 14 May, 2013 by in news

    Sandstorm covered Cairo again. Very strong wind … but fortunately antenna survived. I have added a second rope level and re-adjusted 18 MHz for the best SWR performance. Antennas roof (Click to enlarge) Satellite TV Dish for “HotBird” and “NILESAT” 40m Radial Delta loop Antenna for 20m 20m Radials towards to Europe Vertical base

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    CQ-M DX Contest

    Posted on 12 May, 2013 by in history

    My modest result (coins) in the “CQ-M” DX Contest. Thanx for QSO guys!

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    1 Month and more 20K QSO

    Posted on 6 May, 2013 by in news

    One month ago NTRA released my License. For this month made more > 20K QSO by simple antennas and only 100 Watts TX Power. Last night was really surprised – CW 17m JA’s and NOAM Pile-Up. THANKS all for QSO. Sparky SU9AF

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    SU9AF on the AIR

    Posted on 29 April, 2013 by in su9af

    Some samples of MP3 audio files : http://www.cqdx.ru/su9af/audio/SU9AF-20-SSB.mp3 20m SSB http://www.cqdx.ru/su9af/audio/SU9AF-17-SSB.mp3 17m SSB http://www.cqdx.ru/su9af/audio/SU9AF-15-CW.mp3 15m CW http://www.cqdx.ru/su9af/audio/SU9AF-12-SSB.mp3 12m SSB http://www.cqdx.ru/su9af/audio/SU9AF-12-SSB-2.mp3 12m SSB http://www.cqdx.ru/su9af/audio/SU9AF-12-CW.mp3 12m CW (TKS RA3CQ)

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    BBQ Time

    Posted on 27 April, 2013 by in news

    After the Pile-Up need time to relax …

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    RTTY – first 500 QSO

    Posted on 27 April, 2013 by in news

    Has modified my old MixW RigExpert. Working excellent. In RTTY Mode I am using only FSK.  Almost 15K QSO in Log (incl Digi). HF Propagation getting poor for last 2-3 days. The temperatire increased to +30 +32c. and sunny every days. SU9AF HAM Shack Modified (DIY) RigExpert v1.2 Additional external Fan for the Rig (for […]

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  • 10K QSO’s in 7 days

    Posted on 19 April, 2013 by in news

    This is NOT DX expedition. Working just for fun. Make over 10.000 QSO by 100 Watts and simple vertical / Delta Loop antennas. Thank you friends for such great support! Unfortunately 80 and 30m bands not permit anymore in Egypt. Thinking about Top 160m band and make antenna arrangements. See you soon and 73 SPARKY […]

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  • DIY ICOM 718 modified

    Posted on 16 April, 2013 by in news

    DIY Project has been done today for my ICOM IC-718. As result – the noise level is minimum. The transceiver looks quite different. The ‘CW life’ is getting better (especially for the Pile-Ups). Antistatic shield installed for the IC-718’s volkoder. – 500 Hz CW Filter installed. – AGC modified (for Slow AGC) – small Red […]

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