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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 459 times

2008 June Winter VHF/UHF Field day


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7 files, last one added on Dec 24, 2008
Album viewed 246 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 316 times

2009 June winter VHF/UHF field day


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6 files, last one added on Jun 28, 2009
Album viewed 333 times

2010 January - Summer Field day


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3 files, last one added on Feb 26, 2010
Album viewed 250 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 272 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
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1 files, last one added on Dec 27, 2008
Album viewed 221 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 32,456 times

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10G equipment612 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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Alt station view424 viewsThe 10GHz gear in the foreground was borrowed from Dale VK1DSH for this event. The IC202 transceiver is attached to the top of the transverter box using velcro. The camera was set up on a small tripod for this photo, but was not horizontal, hence the 6-7 degree tilt of the horizon.
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Operator's Desk435 viewsEquipment shown is IC910H for 144/432/1296, FT290R for 2.4 GHz, IC736 for 50 MHz and the Rotator controllers. Morse paddle connected to IC910H, straight key for the FT290R, ready for the difficult contacts.
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405 viewsDawn on Mt Ginini
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Southwest view from Ginini387 viewsLooking southwest from Mt Ginini. Another lake illusion in the distance.
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In the driver's seat469 viewsMore details of the equipment
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Elecraft panadaptor437 views

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TS590667 viewsThe new Kenwood radio. Jun 08, 2010
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Tower and Yagi on hat2248 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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W2IHY577 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 gear2226 viewsJun 08, 2010
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Morse paddles 2644 viewsby N3ZNJun 08, 2010
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Sam, Kent and Matt608 viewsG4DDK, WA5VJB and VK2DAGJun 08, 2010
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Morse paddles 1616 viewsJun 08, 2010