Four Tops and a radio,“Micro-DXpedition” in wintertime for SOTA. PD0HI + PD0SOT
On the 29th and 30th of January 2022 we will be going on a dxpedition to four Belgian SOTA peaks:
ON/ON-009 Iverst, https://sotl.as/summits/ON/ON-009
ON/ON-001 Signal de Botrange, https://sotl.as/summits/ON/ON-001
ON/ON-011 Sur Clair Fa, https://sotl.as/summits/ON/ON-011
ON/ON-010 Baraque Fraiture, https://sotl.as/summits/ON/ON-010
Travel / logistics process:
From the center of the Netherlands the road to Signal de Botrange (ON-001), where we will be operating on all applicable bands. After activation we will drive to Iverst (ON-009). After that activation, the day will probably be over, and we will move to check in at the lodge. The next day after breakfast the first summit to target: ON-011 activating Sur Clair Fa and after successful activation moving to the final destination Baraque Fraiture (ON-010). Taking us home to The Netherlands again.
HF and VHF/UHF bands will be used, according to propagation and band: preferred bands:
HF: 80/40/20/17/15/10 CW/SSB/DIGITAL
VHF: 2M (CW:144050,VHF FM 145.500, UHF 433.500, APRS & digital )
UHF 70cm (FM)
We are very excited to hear and see you all in the log where applicable. Although it is a portable operation, there will be QRO and QRP operation as the situation will allow. Thank you for s2s or chasing and 72/73 ! (if you wish to join us, please let us know so we can provide coffee)
We like to thank all that made this trip possible, big and small.
If you have any questions , please post below.