Sunday, 24 February 2019

FT8DMC Worked All Australia Award 17 m

Following a contact with VK5QS I managed to work all VK1-VK8 call areas on 17 m, and applied for the FT8DMC Worked All Australia Award. Callsigns worked

VK1DJA              2018-04-24  07:41  17M   FT8      VK1   
VK2EBN              2018-12-22  00:33  17M   FT8      VK2   
VK3VM               2018-05-13  01:35  17M   FT8      VK3   
VK4YH               2018-02-24  00:50  17M   FT8      VK4   
VK5QS               2019-02-03  00:40  17M   FT8      VK5   
VK6DU               2018-07-07  03:54  17M   FT8      VK6   
VK7AP               2018-05-25  02:11  17M   FT8      VK7   
VK8ZI               2018-11-26  08:53  17M   FT8      VK8   

Applied for the award using Ultimata AAC software and once approved by the awards manager DM2RM Ron downloaded from the EPC member centre website.

Saturday, 23 February 2019

XX9D Macao on 17 m FT-8

After trying several times on different bands, managed to work XX9D Dxpedition to Macao on FT8 mode on 17 m. Reading their reports online seems they have had high noise levels on the lower bands at the hotel, at least on 17 m was able to work them.

Wednesday, 20 February 2019

VKFF Hunter Honour Roll Award 750 parks

After working several new parks recently, managed to get 750 VK parks confirmed in WWFF Logsearch. Thanks to all the parks activators for getting out there.

Tuesday, 12 February 2019

WWFF 352 Park to Park QSOs Award

Noticed on the WWFF Logseearch awards page I've reach 352 Park to Park QSOs confirmed, so applied for the award. Thanks to the other park activators I've worked from parks. Award issued promptly by the awards manager ON5SWA Swa.