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  • [UPDATE] 3Y0Z – Bouvet 2018

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Bouvet Island DXpedition – 3YØZ Press Release #7 August 22, 2017 This Press Release is meant to be an update to our many financial supporters in the DX community and others who may be considering supporting our efforts to activate the # 2 DXCC most wanted — BOUVET Island. Our fund-raising [… […]

  • B7/BD7IHN – Hainan Isl, AS-094

    NEWS UPDATE – Zhao, BD7IHN informs DX-World that he has designed the QSL card for recent AS-094 activity. It will be ready later this week (preview below). The log of B7/BD7IHN has been uploaded to here AUGUST 13 – Zhao BD7IHN updates that he has now moved QTH to Wen Chang, Hai Nan. He has [… […]

  • RI1F – Viktoriya Island, EU-190NEW

    UPDATE – Latest news update regarding EME operations on Viktoriya Island. AUGUST 11 – Today the second batch of equipment for the RI1F expedition went to Murmansk, weighing 842kg. JUNE 12 – The team will set sail for Viktoriya Island, EU-190NEW on September 27th. It’s a 1300km voyage. Information will also be published here [or [… […]

  • ‘DX Féile’ by EIDXG

    Dave EI9FBB announces the 1st ‘DX Féile’ by EIDXG. “The EIDX Group are delighted to announce the launch of their 1st DX Convention. ‘Féile’ is a word taken from the Irish language (Gaelic) and translates into English as ‘Festival’ so, basically, we are holding a DX Festival this October 6&7th 2017. see : www.dxfeile.ie for [… […]

  • J88PI – Grenadines

    Brian GW4DVB will again be casually operating as J88PI from Palm Island NA-025 (Grenadines) between January 21-27, 2018. QRV 40-6m, mainly SSB. QSL via H/c. […]


  • DU1/KE0BRZ Palawan Island OC-128

    Dale KE0BRZ announcement: “I will be operating as DU1/KE0BRZ from Aug 18-22, 2017 on IOTAOC-218, Palawan. Operations will be holiday style on 20M/SSB as a QRP station.” QSL via home call direct, LOTW, eQSL […]

  • TC1LHW Terkos Karaburun Lighthouse

    Tevfik Aydın TA1HZ informs DxCoffee readers: “TA1CQ Deniz-TA1CR Can-TA1FR Leonardo and TA1UT Bora will once more activate Terkos Karaburun Lighthouse during the ILLW on August 19-20, 2017 with the classic callsign TC1LHW for this historical lighthouse.  Log will be uploaded to LoTW right after the activity. Detailed info on qrz.com . Tevfik Aydın KAZANCIOĞLU TA1HZ ( V51/TA1HZ  5Z4/TA1HZ  T88HZ  T5TC  ZA1TC  […]

  • August 2017: Ionospheric Propagation Predictions

    The solar activity for August will be quite low, with the Sun coming closer to its minimum. Openings on high bands will be more and more rare and we will have good conditions on low bands only from next fall. […]

  • DxCoffee and the DXUniversity award VK0EK for “Best Communication” in 2016

    In our annual acknowledgment to Dxpeditions providing the "best communication", the 2016 award could not go to anyone else but VK0EK, the well known Dxpedition to Heard island. […]

  • 3Y0Z  Bouvet Team Response the NCDXF Contribution

    Ralph Fedor K0IR for DxCoffee readers: “The 3Y0Z  team is extremely grateful to the Northern California DX Foundation for their $100,000 contribution to our Bouvet Island DXpedition.  We are honored and privileged to receive the largest grant even given by NCDXF. This contribution by the NCDXF mandates that we as a team, and each of [... […]

 

  • Simple SWR Indicator for QRP

    Simple SWR Indicator for QRP, just a ferrite, a wire and a LED. […]

  • ARRL VEC Conducts Another Antarctic Test Session

    The ARRL VEC conducted its seventh Amateur Radio exam session in Antarctica earlier this month, with everything monitored remotely from ARRL Headquarters via Skype and a satellite connection. The session on August 3 at Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station — home to KC4AAA — was the largest of its type that ARRL VEC has conducted, ARRL [… […]

  • AMSAT Reports RadFxSat (Fox-1B) Completes P-POD Integration

    AMSAT Vice President Engineering Jerry Buxton, N0JY, on August 15 delivered RadFxSat (Fox-1B) CubeSat, built in partnership with Vanderbilt University to Cal Poly University. RadFsSat/Fox-1B was successfully integrated into the P-POD CubeSat deployment container on August 16 along with its pod-mates, Makersat-0 and EagleSat. Launch qualification vibration testing of the integrated P-POD was completed on [… […]

  • Digital Mode FT-8 With Light Bulb Antenna 750 Miles!

    Jim, W6LG tries FT8 using light bulbs as the antenna and communicates with another ham in Canada. The distance was 750 miles or about 1200km! This is Part 2 of 2.       […]

  • How does the solar eclipse affect Ham Radios?

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. –  Many ham radio operators are excited for the upcoming solar eclipse. “This is my first chance of being a part of a total solar eclipse,” ham operator Ben Lowe said The upcoming eclipse is something he’s been dreaming about for a while. His father used to share stories with him about how [… […]

 

  • Hurricane Watch Net Still Eyeing Remnants of Tropical Cyclone Harvey

    Hurricane Watch Net (HWN) Manager Bobby Graves, KB5HAV, said today the net is not letting down its guard with respect to Tropical Cyclone Harvey, the remnants of which remain in the Gulf of Mexico. “As we begin to move into the heart of Hurricane Season, Mother Nature looks as though she doesn’t want to disappoint!,” Graves said. “The Hurricane Watch Net continues to monitor the remnants of Har... […]

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  • AMSAT Reports RadFxSat (Fox-1B) Completes P-POD Integration

    AMSAT Vice President Engineering Jerry Buxton, N0JY, on August 15 delivered RadFxSat (Fox-1B) CubeSat, built in partnership with Vanderbilt University to Cal Poly University. RadFsSat/Fox-1B was successfully integrated into the P-POD CubeSat deployment container on August 16 along with its pod-mates, Makersat-0 and EagleSat.Launch qualification vibration testing of the integrated P-POD was comp... […]

  • Caribbean Emergency and Weather Net was Activated for Tropical Storm Harvey

    The Caribbean Emergency and Weather Net (CEWN) activated this week on 3.815 MHz for Tropical Storm Harvey, located in the Eastern Caribbean. The National Hurricane Center (NHC) in Miami is advising interests in the Caribbean Sea and adjacent land areas of eastern Central America and northern South America to monitor the storm’s progress.“The storm has gone over Barbados,” an August 18 post from... […]

 

 

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