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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


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9 files, last one added on Dec 24, 2008
Album viewed 461 times

2008 June Winter VHF/UHF Field day


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7 files, last one added on Dec 24, 2008
Album viewed 248 times

2009 Jan VHF/UHF FD


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

21 files, last one added on May 30, 2009
Album viewed 318 times

2009 June winter VHF/UHF field day


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6 files, last one added on Jun 28, 2009
Album viewed 335 times

2010 January - Summer Field day


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3 files, last one added on Feb 26, 2010
Album viewed 252 times

 

5 albums on 1 page(s)

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


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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 274 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 219 times

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1 files, last one added on Dec 27, 2008
Album viewed 223 times

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1 files, last one added on Dec 27, 2008
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3 albums on 1 page(s)

65 files in 9 albums and 3 categories with 0 comments viewed 32,773 times

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10G equipment618 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.
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Gridpack dish452 viewsThe gridpack dish for 2.4 GHz is shown here, connected to the transverter via 4m of foam coaxial cable. The feed for this dish should have been mounted for horizontal polarisation, matching the orientation of the dish grids. This was an installation error.
The rotators at the base of both the 2.4/1.2 GHz and the 144/432 MHz masts are also shown here.
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390 viewsEvening view of the site
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383 viewsEvening view of the site
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435 viewsEasterly morning view of the cloud in the valley, looking like a lake.
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410 viewsThe 10 GHz equipment
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438 viewsField Day antennas and operations tent

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TS590671 viewsThe new Kenwood radio. Jun 08, 2010
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Tower and Yagi on hat2253 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
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W2IHY582 viewsAn excellent display from W2IHY with a number of operator positions to try out his audio processors and noise gates etc. Jun 08, 2010
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Vintage gear2231 viewsJun 08, 2010
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Morse paddles 3614 viewsJun 08, 2010
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Morse paddles 2649 viewsby N3ZNJun 08, 2010
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Sam, Kent and Matt613 viewsG4DDK, WA5VJB and VK2DAGJun 08, 2010
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Morse paddles 1621 viewsJun 08, 2010