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Posted by: do1ben
at Saturday October 15th in the evening.
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Ahmad - 5T2AI - came in on 20 meters ...
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with Silas - KL3ZJ - this morning ...
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Mike - K1VI/m - made a good signal ...
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Ron - VK4QO - came in with nice signal ..
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Sam - FK8DD - wkd with nice signal ...
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on 20 meters with moderate signals.


Texel Island

EU-038

2016 Texel island activity was from October 8th until 15th. Call sign was PD/DO1BEN. Texel is located in the northern part of The Netherlands in the Wadden See. Texel Island is IOTA Ref.: EU-038.

QTH was: De Cocksdorp     Locator: JO23KD

There is also a Lighthouse on the Island. It's valid for World Lighthouse On The Air award.
WLOTA Ref.: LH 0043

TRX was Yaesu FT2000. I used self made vertical antennas for 10 and 20 meters. For 40 meters we had set up a inverted V (wide space) dipole. Activities where  mainly in digimodes (RTTY and PSK31/63), and also in SSB. Thanks to all who came back to my calls.

Former activities , from the same place, where in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and Oktober 2015.

Pictures:
some picts from our location and our tours will be published during our stay on the island - pse click here - .




New 2014 QSL card. QSL via homecall.