Month: February 2015

RSGB 1st 1.8MHz Contest 2015

Another new contest for me this year. I don’t have a big signal on 160m by any means, the antenna is a 26m Inverted-L with two radials, one 73 feet long, the other 46 feet long running round opposite fences of the garden. This is fed with a Mydel CG-3000 remote ATU, which limits me […]

FOC Marathon 2015

The FOC Marathon is an annual contest which runs within FOC, it’s a closed contest for members – unlike the QSO Parties. With around 500 members and activity on the six contest bands 160m to 10m there is potential for a large number of QSOs in the 48 hours of the contest. The idea is […]