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2001 07 22 Tropo07 Bob's macabre "sense of humour" got the better of him. The vultures had left the skull as a prop.

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2002 09 09 mast brake

The mast goes up the middle. The brake is a flywheel
tool for a motorbike. 2005 05 21 02

A lick of paint on the nuts and bolts. 1981 JBeam Quagi n XYL

Known as the "Parabeam". Made in England, very popular  in the 70's. XYL highly amused by whole affair. 2001 07 22 Tropo03

Typical amateur photographer shot with shadow included. 2002 Tonna 17

Home made tilting tower with a Tonna 17el. 2005 08 12 Perseids VOR DGO 01
Aircraft reflection with doppler shift and a meteor trail as seen with the Spectran PC program while receiving a distant beacon. In this case an aviation VOR beacon about 150km away with a very weak normal signal at my qth. 1981 Hombrew 8el

A slightly more manageable antenna! 1500m asl. La Rioja. 2001 07 22 Tropo07

Bob's macabre "sense of humour" got the better of him. The
vultures had left the skull as a prop. 2003 05 18 02

Bottom of mast sits in hole in wheel-hub. 2005 10 17 4x12 02

Finished at last! 4 x 12 el all home brew. 1981 Felix EA1EH/P at about 1500meters asl
My extremely keen friend Padre Felix with his polythene tent and his QRP rigs running off a motorbike battery. A pioneer of
/p VHF & UHF in EA. He used the local buses to get to the foot of the hills in Soria P 2001 07 22 Tropo 04

The double plank (Heavy Oak) method. Hinges between planks. Drive into position after erecting antenna! Plank on ground is pegged down with steel spikes. 2003 05 18 05

432 and 1296 on sailboard mast, IN72WW. 2005 10 21 4x12 04

Adjustments from stepladder. 1978 EA1TH

A younger version of me, still smoking. Atlas 210X. Datong RF
Speech Compressor and homebrew balanced ATU into open wire feeder to a doublet. 2002 07 01

Working the Lizard Point in SW UK on 144MHz from Cantabria, North Spain.

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