VK1DA's photo gallery

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Amateur Radio Field eventsAmateur Radio Field events include the Australian VHF/UHF field days, the National Field Day and other events involving setting up an amateur radio station on a mountain, an island, out in the forest etc.
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2008 November VHF/UHF field day


9 files, last one added on Dec 24, 2008
Album viewed 366 times

2008 June Winter VHF/UHF Field day


7 files, last one added on Dec 24, 2008
Album viewed 154 times

2009 Jan VHF/UHF FD


Photos from the 2009 Summer VHF/UHF Field Day, January 17/18.

21 files, last one added on May 30, 2009
Album viewed 213 times

2009 June winter VHF/UHF field day


6 files, last one added on Jun 28, 2009
Album viewed 240 times

2010 January - Summer Field day


3 files, last one added on Feb 26, 2010
Album viewed 161 times


5 albums on 1 page(s)

Radio events, conventions, conferencesRadio events, conventions, conferences
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2010 Dayton Hamvention


Photos taken at the 2010 Dayton hamvention, which was attended by over 18000 radio amateurs and over 220 commercial exhibitors, goes for most of a 3 day weekend and has thousands of flea market stalls.

16 files, last one added on Jun 08, 2010
Album viewed 180 times


1 albums on 1 page(s)

Historical photosPhotos of past radio events involving VK1DA
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1 files, last one added on Dec 27, 2008
Album viewed 134 times



1 files, last one added on Dec 27, 2008
Album viewed 144 times



1 files, last one added on Dec 27, 2008
Album viewed 131 times


3 albums on 1 page(s)

65 files in 9 albums and 3 categories with 0 comments viewed 15,507 times

Random files
10G equipment387 views10GHz setup showing transverter and dish mounted on tripod. The communications compound with steel A-frame building, multiple towers and wire fence can be seen to the rear, creating a significant attenuator for microwave signals to the north.
The operating desk at night266 views
214 viewsThe equipment used for this field day were a Kenwood TS670S on 52 MHz, Yaesu FT290R and home built transverter for 2.4 GHz, Icom IC910H on 144, 432 and 1296 MHz, plus Dale's 10 GHz equipment seen and described in other pictures. Other equipment seen here includes a kenwood power supply on the desk, Bird wattmeter, GME power supply and drinks cooler on the floor. Logging all done with paper logsheets. No computers at this site.
197 viewsDawn on Mt Ginini
Southwest view from Ginini188 viewsLooking southwest from Mt Ginini. Another lake illusion in the distance.
In the driver's seat256 viewsMore details of the equipment
Antennas and car285 viewsThe three antennas on the mast are shown here against the clouds. The high light level from the clouds means the exposure for other parts of the photo was lower than ideal. When viewed in full size the details are readily seen.
Morse paddles 2363 viewsby N3ZN

Last additions
TS590400 viewsThe new Kenwood radio. Jun 08, 2010
Tower and Yagi on hat337 viewsThe tower and yagi are actually mounted on his hat. He had a sign reading "go ahead, take a photo". So I did. One of the DARA officials...Jun 08, 2010
W2IHY322 viewsAn excellent display from W2IHY with a number of operator positions to try out his audio processors and noise gates etc. Jun 08, 2010
Vintage gear321 viewsJun 08, 2010
Morse paddles 3345 viewsJun 08, 2010
Morse paddles 2363 viewsby N3ZNJun 08, 2010
Sam, Kent and Matt323 viewsG4DDK, WA5VJB and VK2DAGJun 08, 2010
Morse paddles 1337 viewsJun 08, 2010