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after a nice week ...

Posted by: do1ben

Philipp and me made a nice tour ...

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today after our first trip ...
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via OE7XKI - Hohe Salve - Repeater ...
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this afternoon. Base station is on air ...
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OE/DO1BEN/p August 12th until 18th ...
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after a easy trip back we arrived at home ...

Texel Island


2017 spring time Texel island activity run from April 15th until 20th. 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 sideband operations. Tnx to all who came back to my calls.

Former activities , from the same place, where in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and October 2016.

Some picts from our location and our tours are availabe here: - pse click here - .

New 2014 QSL card. QSL via homecall.