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2005 05 21 02 A lick of paint on the nuts and bolts.

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1982 Sierra La Hez

Checking out a possible contest QTH in the Rioja. 1999 EOB op

Theoretically operating my XYL's station. Mine being located somewhere else according to the Powers That Be. 2002 09 09 06

Looks a bodge-up but the bungees are an integral part of the design that allows the mast to tilt for antenna fitting. 2005 05 21 01

Finishing touches. 1982 Piqueras Pass 01

Preparing to operate the 24 hour VHF contest at 1750m asl. 2000 Panda 40m

Had just worked VK on 40 metres with this! 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.

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