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2008 November VHF/UHF field day


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9 files, last one added on Dec 24, 2008
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2008 June Winter VHF/UHF Field day


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7 files, last one added on Dec 24, 2008
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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
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2009 June winter VHF/UHF field day


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6 files, last one added on Jun 28, 2009
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2010 January - Summer Field day


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3 files, last one added on Feb 26, 2010
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Random files - Amateur Radio Field events
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185 viewsAnother view of the fog, after sunrise.
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206 viewsThe 10 GHz equipment
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Operating position231 viewsThis shows where I placed the IC910H for this event. You can just see the coax cables routed over the sun visor and above the door to the rear window. Another photo shows the cables entering the car through the window. Simple and low tech.
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Antennas and car293 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.
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The operating desk260 viewsTS670, rotator controls, IC910 and power supply.
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feed dipole for 2.4 GHz240 viewsHaving left the real feed at home, this dipole was soldered to an N connector and placed at a point where I thought the focal length was, based on the length of the original feed arm. Comparing the two later at home showed that the coax had placed the dipole within 20mm of the right position.

Last additions - Amateur Radio Field events
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Field site 267 viewsEquipment tent and two antenna masts. On the left is a 4m mast carrying the yagi for 1296 and the vertical for 50 MHz. On the right is the 6m mast with the antennas for 144 and 432 MHz.Feb 26, 2010
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feed dipole for 2.4 GHz240 viewsHaving left the real feed at home, this dipole was soldered to an N connector and placed at a point where I thought the focal length was, based on the length of the original feed arm. Comparing the two later at home showed that the coax had placed the dipole within 20mm of the right position. Feb 26, 2010
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The operating desk260 viewsTS670, rotator controls, IC910 and power supply.Feb 26, 2010
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254 viewsJun 28, 2009
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242 viewsJun 28, 2009
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259 viewsJun 28, 2009
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Antennas and car293 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.Jun 28, 2009
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In the driver's seat263 viewsMore details of the equipmentJun 28, 2009