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by VK2ND
Sun Aug 20, 2017 5:58 pm
Forum: Contest Corner
Topic: Remembrance Day Contest
Replies: 0
Views: 793

Remembrance Day Contest

Again this year Craig VK2KDP, Peter VK2PR and myself activated the clubs contest call sign VK2AU in the Remembrance Day Contest. Last year we broke the record for the Multi Single category with 1175 points. This year we scored 869 QSO's for 1178 points and looks like we broke the record again. Anxio...
by VK2ND
Fri Jul 28, 2017 6:22 pm
Forum: Club Repeater
Topic: New Repeater - VK2RFG - C4FM
Replies: 17
Views: 3155

Re: New Repeater - VK2RFG - C4FM

Evening all.....repeater is on air....will be testing the receive antenna over the next few weeks...then possibly some adjustments
by VK2ND
Tue Jul 25, 2017 7:59 pm
Forum: Club Repeater
Topic: New Repeater - VK2RFG - C4FM
Replies: 17
Views: 3155

Re: New Repeater - VK2RFG - C4FM

Hi all....the horizon is getting closer...stay tuned this weekend, installation of repeater should be happening at Gregory Hills.
by VK2ND
Thu Jul 20, 2017 6:30 pm
Forum: Digital Discussion
Topic: APRS
Replies: 5
Views: 1276

Re: APRS

Peter....question that everyone probably wants to know.....what is an Igate and what does it do and so on.
by VK2ND
Tue Jul 18, 2017 7:31 pm
Forum: Club Repeater
Topic: New Repeater - VK2RFG - C4FM
Replies: 17
Views: 3155

Re: New Repeater - VK2RFG - C4FM

Hilary....it is only in test at present,when it is permanent you shouldn't have any issues.
by VK2ND
Mon Jul 10, 2017 9:11 pm
Forum: Antennas
Topic: HF Antenna's for small blocks
Replies: 6
Views: 1571

Re: HF Antenna's for small blocks

Derrick...I was looking as well......found this site with detailed info http://www.m0pzt.com/cobweb-aerial/
by VK2ND
Mon Jul 10, 2017 7:20 pm
Forum: Antennas
Topic: HF Antenna's for small blocks
Replies: 6
Views: 1571

Re: HF Antenna's for small blocks

Full size G5RV is 102 feet long.....bit to long.....may look at g5RV junior which is 52 feet long but don't know about performance.
by VK2ND
Mon Jul 10, 2017 6:56 pm
Forum: Antennas
Topic: HF Antenna's for small blocks
Replies: 6
Views: 1571

HF Antenna's for small blocks

Does anyone have any suggestions for a good HF wire antenna for the average size block?
by VK2ND
Thu Jul 06, 2017 5:20 pm
Forum: Contest Corner
Topic: TPMDXC - Period 2, 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 860

Re: TPMDXC - Period 2, 2017

My effort for this quarter is dismal....hope everyone did better :x