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from Texel Island.
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Today at 11 UTC we closed the station ...
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Haschel 8P6GU was last DX contact ..
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Bob K4ENC/qrp came in with a 5/7 signal ...
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this morning on 20 meters sideband ...
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where made today in digimodes on 20 meters.
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today in the afternooen ...

2017 VHF Mountain Tour
portabe activity from several mountains in Steiermark area.

Activity run from August 12th until 18th. Base QTH was Pruggern (near Schladming) in Steiermark area.

Call sign was OE/DO1BEN/p and activities where arround 144,300 MHZ in SSB. We where also active from our Base QTH, nice House in Pruggern on VHF SSB and FM, via some repeaters. Altitude is 1.200 meter above see level

QTH Locator of Base QTH Pruggern is: JN67WJ

Radio: Kenwood TS751E (25 Watts) / Antenna HB9CV's and X30 Omnidirectional (Base only).

For some pictures please - click here - .

Thanks to all woh came back to my calls.

2016 VHF Mountain Tour
portabel activity from several mountains in Kaernten and Vorarlberg area.

2016/07/18 until 07/22 from Kaernten area. Base QTH is: "Turracher Höhe"
2016/07/23 until 07/29 from Vorarlberg area. Base QTH is: "Gaschurn"

Call sign was OE/DO1BEN/p and acitivity was arround 144,300 MHz SSB and i made some FM contacts via direct ans FM repeaters.

Radio: Kenwood TS751E (25 Watts) / Antenna: HB9CV on fiber pole (6 meter high)

We visited several summits, sometimes without radio with us.

Date Summit Altitude Comments
20-07-2016 Turrachwr Höhe 1.785 m from Base QTH, also Repeater "Gerlitzen/OE8XNK" 145.7625 MHz
25-07-2016 Sennigrat 2.278 m we walked within the clouds and made some local contacts
26-07-2016 Nova Stoba 2.010 m contact's with HB9, OE and DL
27-07-2016 Golm 2.000 m some FM contatcs

Some pictures are available her. Pse < klick here > .

Weather was fine and thanks to all who came back to my calls.


2015 - July 29th until August 9th - Activity from Kaernten / Austria

I was active from the very small village "Turracher Höhe". Altitude 1.700 meter above see level. Locator: JN66WW - WWFF Reference: OEFF-094 "Nationalpark Nockberge"

Activity is valid for "WorldWide Flora & Fauna in amateur radio" programm. I was active on 10, 15 and 80 meters in PSK / RTTY and some SSB mode. Some picts from our location and our tours are available - klick here - .

Thanks for all contacts. Good DX and best 73's / 44's.

2014 - July 31st until August 14th -- Activity from Voralberg / Austria

OE/DO1BEN - i was active from a small village in Montafon area. The Name of the village is Gaschurn - Locator: JN56AX - Altitude is about 1.000 meters over see level. I worked in holiday style in SSB and PSK / RTTY.

Thanks to all who came back to my call or pick me up.