[3830] Re: ve9aa results June vhf 6m only

Brian Carling bry at mnsinc.com
Sun Jun 22 08:52:10 EDT 1997

On 21 Jun 97 at 23:23, Mike Smith-VE9AA, Coreen Smit wrote:

> Equipment Description: IC-736,SB200/CONVERTED FOR 6M,WIDE SPACED 5-EL
> Comments:
> Had a good time both portable and from home.  Wish more ops would get
> on cw for weak troposcatter Qso's during slow times though.

Mike - I will try to oblige you with a CW QSO before too long.
No beam antennas allowed outside here though!

I have an indoor dipole up at about 20 feet above ground.
With 75 watts I bet that is enough for you and I to QSO with that big 

What frequency do you usually call CQ on when you are looking for 
a 50 MHz CW contact?

I might just switch to using the Ten Tec Transverter soon and maybe 
add a 2nd element and make it an indoor beam!!

73 - Bry, AF4K
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