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Old 02-23-2012, 05:59 PM
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New Hex beam is working pretty good.

First contact was long path on 20M to VK6APZ.
"To be is to do"-Socrates;

"To do is to be"-Sartre;

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Stock mic or W2ENY headset on VOX/D104 w/Heil HC-5 or W2ENY headset on VOX
Tarheel 200A-HP w/N2VZ Turbo Tuner,Larson NMO 2/70B/TX-472 tower w/ 80M Horizontal Delta Loop, 20-6M K4KIO Hex beam, Gulf Alpha Dual Band Cross Polarity 7X7El. 2M:10 El.v70 CM beam, Arrow 146-440GP
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Old 02-23-2012, 07:24 PM
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Old 02-23-2012, 08:16 PM
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Getting SW Australia is always a treat if you can get it.
Done it once on 10m; not on 20m yet.

Congrats on one great catch!
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Nice contact

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