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Turn the Bands Green

Since I am home and recuperating from the hospital I thought what better way to relax than to play on the radio.  Today being St. Patrick’s Feast Day there is a contest going on called… 170 more words

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40m 1/4 Wave Re-build

I took down and rebuilt the 40m 1/4 wave vertical this past Saturday. I am using the same mast and vertical radiator as before but I have added the radial plate with 20 ground radials. 125 more words

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40m FT-8 to Asia Working Again

I have been having good luck working DX into Asia on 40m FT-8 the past few mornings. The opening have lasted here well after sunrise until about 8:30am local time. 37 more words

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Working Asia on 40m FT-8 & JT-65

Band conditions on 40m to Asia have been quite good the past few days. Generally good conditions in Japan especially after 7:00 am until about 8:30 am local time. 163 more words

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Changing Band Conditions

For the past three or four months I was having great success early in the morning with 40m JT-65 contacts to Asia on the 1/4 wave vertical antenna. 220 more words

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