Topband: Palmyra cursed paradise (K5P)
art at nk8x.net
Sat Jan 16 18:22:22 EST 2016
I wonder how good the ground conductivity is on an atoll? Perhaps elevating
the radials would help.
My $0.02 of pure speculation.
On Sat, Jan 16, 2016 at 4:25 PM, Doug Turnbull <turnbull at net1.ie> wrote:
> Dear OMs and Yls,
> The following link was posted me by Don EI6IL and tells a very
> interesting story of woe and murder on Palmyra Island going back to the
> discovery of the atoll. Slightly off topic but many of us have illusions
> of working K5P so this may be of interest and also add a bit of spice.
> cursed paradise is a good read:
> Yes EU feels the W6 pain this time and the poor cousins of EI in DL
> and I lands are even worse off than in EI for K5P. At least the EI path
> over ocean and tundra rather than thousands of fellow hams.
> Good hunting.
> 73 Doug EI2CN
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