SOTA – 23 cm action at Bald Mountain and Big Badja

Saturday 8 July 2017. Thee enthusiastic SOTA activators Andrew VK1MBE, Al VK1RX and myself have plans to activate three summits Bald Mountain, Big Badja Hill and Dampier in the Gourock and Deua National Parks, 2.5 hours south-east of Canberra. Our plan is to rotate two SOTA stations between Bald Mountain VK2/SM-052 and Big Badja Hill…

VK1AD WSPRLite 100 mW on 20m

VK1AD WSPRLite beacon past 24 hours to 0945 UTC 26 March 2017 Radio amateur stations in Europe, North America, New Zealand and Australia who report receiving my 20m 100 mW WSPRLite signal.  My antenna is a 40m OCF wire dipole with the feed point at 8 metres above ground level. WSPR Map – 26 April…

VK1AD WSPRLite – 100 mW on 14 MHz

22 March 2017.  Results of the past 24 hours of WSPRlite transmissions from VK1AD QTH on 14 MHz.  The table below displays unique reporter callsigns over a 24 hour period. My antenna is a 40m OCF dipole with the feed point at 8 metres above ground level.  The elements of the OCF dipole are aligned…