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1. Topband: "Magic" lamp QRM (score: 1)
Author: ve9aa@nbnet.nb.ca (Mike & Coreen Smith)
Date: Sun, 06 Oct 2002 16:43:36 -0400
I got 3 of these lamps about 10 years ago and thought I had moved back to the city.(city that was full of QRM) (I live out in the country with little QRM). One got a switch instantly--the other two w
/archives//html/Topband/2002-10/msg00019.html (7,474 bytes)

2. Topband: A Very Special Topband Occasion..... (score: 1)
Author: ve9aa@nbnet.nb.ca (Mike & Coreen Smith)
Date: Mon, 02 Sep 2002 20:07:40 -0400
Jeff, I can certainly relate. A few years ago my wife and I took a drive around N.S. and one of the places on our roadmap to stop at was the "VE1ZZ" QTH. I am mostly into 6m, but do dabble in TopBand
/archives//html/Topband/2002-09/msg00019.html (7,526 bytes)

3. Topband: 80m shunt feed now WORKS---THANKS ALL (score: 1)
Author: ve9aa@nbnet.nb.ca (Mike & Coreen Smith)
Date: Thu, 1 Aug 2002 18:54:08 -0300
In all my rush, I had forgotten that the braid of the coax actually connects to the base of the tower as well as the radials. (I just had it connected to my radials only-ooooops!) I appreciate severa
/archives//html/Topband/2002-08/msg00003.html (7,127 bytes)

4. Topband: 80m shunt feed -DESCRIPTION (score: 1)
Author: ve9aa@nbnet.nb.ca (Mike & Coreen Smith)
Date: Thu, 01 Aug 2002 22:34:55 +0100
Pardon those that know this stuff back and forth, but I've had 5 or 6 requests to tell people what Ive done to load my tower on 80m. This is old hat to most here <I know>, but there seems to be an em
/archives//html/Topband/2002-08/msg00005.html (8,501 bytes)

5. Topband: 4U1UN and VP9 activity (score: 1)
Author: ve9aa@nbnet.nb.ca (Mike & Coreen Smith)
Date: Sat, 24 Aug 2002 13:39:38 -0300
If anyone should contact a 4U1UN operator can you please put in a request for 6m activity too? I know a lot of 160m ops are also found on the magic band. Been looking for 4U1UN on 6m for over a decad
/archives//html/Topband/2002-08/msg00071.html (7,975 bytes)

6. [Towertalk] 80m shunt feed -DESCRIPTION (score: 1)
Author: "Mike & Coreen Smith" <ve9aa@nbnet.nb.ca>
Date: Thu, 1 Aug 2002 20:48:00 -0300
Pardon those that know this stuff back and forth, but I've had 5 or 6 requests to tell people what Ive done to load my tower on 80m. This is old hat to most here <I know>, but there seems to be an em
/archives//html/Topband/2002-08/msg00129.html (11,120 bytes)

7. Topband: Advice pse--Shunt Fed Tower on 80m (or 160m) (score: 1)
Author: ve9aa@nbnet.nb.ca (Mike & Coreen Smith)
Date: Wed, 31 Jul 2002 20:33:05 -0300
Hi Bob/K3UL !! (and groups) Long time no hear Bob(on 6 or 160, hi hi!!) Hope your shunt-fed tower is working out for you. Your country totals are amazing ! == To everyone: (you too Bob ;-) I just shu
/archives//html/Topband/2002-07/msg00000.html (9,926 bytes)

8. Topband: 5H3RK (score: 1)
Author: ve9aa@nbnet.nb.ca (Mike & Coreen Smith)
Date: Tue, 30 Jul 2002 20:59:05 -0300
Hi All. Been several yrs since I was on the Topband reflector or Topband for that matter. **5H3RK** Does everyone already have this worked? I got him a few days ago running a small station here (800w
/archives//html/Topband/2002-07/msg00141.html (7,160 bytes)

9. Topband: 5H3RK (thanks!) (score: 1)
Author: ve9aa@nbnet.nb.ca (Mike & Coreen Smith)
Date: Wed, 31 Jul 2002 16:48:49 -0300
Thanks for all the reponses. Some 15 of them. (wow!) All agree it was a pretty good catch, and I was more-or-less just lucky to be listening at the right time. Nice to be back on TopBand ! Cheers, Mi
/archives//html/Topband/2002-07/msg00143.html (6,232 bytes)

10. Topband: I'm bk on 160m & heard VK3ZL this morning ! de VE9AA (score: 1)
Author: "Mike & Coreen Smith" <ve9aa@nbnet.nb.ca>
Date: Sat, 27 Sep 2008 11:25:56 -0300
Well, hello all. Mike in NB here. Previously was in FN65 in a cedar swamp. Low inverted L and a dozen radials inn/on the mooshy ground and now I am in FN66 on a hilltop with very rocky ground underne
/archives//html/Topband/2008-09/msg00063.html (8,097 bytes)

11. Topband: How electrically tall is this tower please? (will it work on 160?) (long read) (score: 1)
Author: "Mike & Coreen Smith" <ve9aa@nbnet.nb.ca>
Date: Sat, 27 Sep 2008 12:05:00 -0300
Hello Top Band Antenna Gurus: Need a little help please. I recently got back on 160m in a small way. (rec'd my "DXING ON THE EDGE" book <tnx Jeff> the other day and am all fired up to put out more th
/archives//html/Topband/2008-09/msg00064.html (10,156 bytes)

12. Re: Topband: How electrically tall is this tower please? (will it work on 160?) (long read) (score: 1)
Author: "Mike & Coreen Smith" <ve9aa@nbnet.nb.ca>
Date: Sat, 27 Sep 2008 16:40:57 -0300
Wow - what a great and slightly overwhelming response to my tower question ! I wish I had replied all, to the dozen replies I received in a few short hours ! (so they would be archived online) To par
/archives//html/Topband/2008-09/msg00067.html (9,996 bytes)

13. Re: Topband: (more related question) How electrically tall is this tower please? (will it work on 160?) (long read) (score: 1)
Author: "Mike & Coreen Smith" <ve9aa@nbnet.nb.ca>
Date: Sat, 27 Sep 2008 18:54:44 -0300
Hi Again, If I have a local signal on 1.26MHz, is there any way I can use that as a daytime reference as to which of my 2 antennas is working better? (low loaded sloper vs. the SF tower itself?) Ie:
/archives//html/Topband/2008-09/msg00068.html (9,516 bytes)

14. Topband: strange SWR readings at tower base vs inside shack (score: 1)
Author: "Mike & Coreen Smith" <ve9aa@nbnet.nb.ca>
Date: Sun, 28 Sep 2008 14:36:25 -0300
Hi Guys, I am using my MFJ-259 antenna SWR analyzer on a ~10' chunk of coax to my series matching capacitor near the base of the tower that I am attemping to resonate on 160m and tuning the series Ga
/archives//html/Topband/2008-09/msg00070.html (8,407 bytes)

15. Topband: JA's here this morning ! (my first) (score: 1)
Author: "Mike & Coreen Smith" <ve9aa@nbnet.nb.ca>
Date: Tue, 30 Sep 2008 07:54:01 -0300
Well, was off work here today, so got to play radio. Was very stoked to hear my first ever JA's on 160m !! Tried calling JQ2VVH and later JA7NI with 1kW and low loaded sloper but no QSO's. Even in th
/archives//html/Topband/2008-09/msg00081.html (7,044 bytes)

16. Topband: Interaction on shunt fed tower with 1/2 sloper? (score: 1)
Author: "Mike & Coreen Smith" <ve9aa@nbnet.nb.ca>
Date: Thu, 2 Oct 2008 22:44:14 -0300
OK, don't want to belabour this subject, overstay my welcome, nor bore the list with my ongoing issues to hopefully shunt feed my 48' tower on 160m, as you all have been so kind, but I do have 1 more
/archives//html/Topband/2008-10/msg00016.html (8,887 bytes)

17. Topband: Signal source and distance from antenna? (score: 1)
Author: "Mike & Coreen Smith" <ve9aa@nbnet.nb.ca>
Date: Sun, 5 Oct 2008 17:51:07 -0300
Hi All, Been trying a number of compromise antennas on 160m lately and besides SWR, it's difficult until the nightime signals come "rolling in" to determine which one works best. Even then, with QSB
/archives//html/Topband/2008-10/msg00027.html (8,565 bytes)

18. Topband: Fanning of a single tip of 1 radial (score: 1)
Author: "Mike & Coreen Smith" <ve9aa@nbnet.nb.ca>
Date: Wed, 8 Oct 2008 17:28:42 -0300
It's obvious I need to increase my radial field. My yard it basically split into 2 halves (it's actually much more complicated than that, but, isn't it always?) I can get to the 2nd "half, by fishing
/archives//html/Topband/2008-10/msg00046.html (7,994 bytes)

19. Re: Topband: Fanning of a single tip of 1 radial (score: 1)
Author: "Mike & Coreen Smith" <ve9aa@nbnet.nb.ca>
Date: Thu, 9 Oct 2008 06:52:50 -0300
For the folks that asked: Overwhelming consensus is that in this configuration, I would be wasting my time. _______________________________________________ Topband mailing list Topband@contesting.com
/archives//html/Topband/2008-10/msg00053.html (7,933 bytes)

20. Re: Topband: GRID SQUARES Stew Perry (score: 1)
Author: "Mike & Coreen Smith" <ve9aa@nbnet.nb.ca>
Date: Sat, 18 Oct 2008 11:03:17 -0300
I have a question related to grids in the Stew Perry. (been a looong time since I contested and will use 'SD' tonight for contest) I don't think "SD" does, but do any of the other popular contest pro
/archives//html/Topband/2008-10/msg00118.html (7,716 bytes)


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