Results trip 23-25 febr. to Ardennes
Cold, fog, snow on the ground, mud, pools with 10 cm high water, but big fun and good contacts.
Even better, xyl wants to go with me the next time again.
On the way to the hotel:
23/Feb/2011 ON/ON-024 (Bois du Tour du Coo) 62 qso’s
23/Feb/2011 ON/ON-013 (Bois de Hodinfosse) 46 qso’s
From Marche en Farmenne:
24/Feb/2011 ON/ON-004 (Au Chemin de Ste-Ode) 55 qso’s
( did not activate this on in dec. 2010, got stuck in the snow that time )
24/Feb/2011 ON/ON-023 (Au Sentier de Grupont) 40 qso’s
24/Feb/2011 ON/ON-019 (Bois de On) 34 qso’s
On the way back home:
25/Feb/2011 ON/ON-020 (Bois de Viné) 73 qso’s
25/Feb/2011 ON/ON-018 (A la Plate) 31 qso’s
25/Feb/2011 ON/ON-010 (Fraiture) 59 qso’s, I used the new ( 2011 ) location.
Fraiture as a bonus only because xyl said, let us do a detour before going home and get the 8+3 points extra!!! ( That’s the spirit )
Info http://www.adventureradio.de :
399 qso’s’s with 257 different stations , lot of typing !!
8 summits, so average 50 qso’s/summit
Operation time total 5,2 hour ( Average operating time 39 min )
wkd 24 DXCC ‘s
(9A DL E7 EA ES F G GM GW HA HB9 I OE OK OM
ON OZ PA S5 SM SP UA UR YL )
30 + 9 = 39 points, I did often less in a hole week.
6 S2S qso’s ( 4x GW1INK/P )
Many new call signs for me.
Never called much longer then 5 minutes before the pile-up started.
After 1400-1500z the QRM was heavy.
All on 40mtr ssb.
FT897D 25W in 12 mtr vertical ( Fishing rod, tuner and 3 radials )
G3ZQQ (7), HB9MKV (7), OE7HPI (7) Congratulations!
DJ1SD (6), GØTDM (6), HB9CKV (6), M6NJB (6), S51ZG (6), S57ILF (6)
Well done boys!
All uploaded to SOTA, LotW and e-QSL.
Thanks to xyl José for support and waiting in the cold!
This time not reading a book in the sun hi hi.
She became expert in placing radial wires and winding them up again.
Thanks for working me on the summits.
73 Hans ON/PA3FYG/p