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after nice 3 weeks ...

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Pleschnitzzinken activated on VHF
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Olavur - OY1OF - on 15 meters tonight ..
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open on 15 meter. FG4NN - Jules -
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OHØUDG - Bert - from  IOTA EU-002 ...
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participation 3.8.2019.
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- DB0ZU - reached and made some contacts

Texel Island


2019 spring time Texel island activity run from April 13th until 22nd. 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 a self made vertical antenna for 20 meters. And for 40 meters i had set up a inverted V (wide space) dipole. Activities where mainly in digimodes (RTTY and PSK31/63), and also sideband operations. Thanks to all who came back to my calls.

Former activities , from the same place, where in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 (two activities in spring time and in fall) and 2018.

Some picts (2017) from our location and our tours are availabe here: - pse click here - .

QSL card. QSL via homecall.