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Not Really DX/Just Nice opening on 6m

Discussion in 'Interesting DX Contacts' started by BJ radionut, May 26, 2019.

  1. BJ radionut

    BJ radionut Supporting Member and 6m addict

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    Pipeline opening from Ind. to Texas yesterday 5.25.19.
    Big Signals, Solid Eskip opening for over 4 hours.

    Grids worked:
    16:44z EL07 / RARE! Only 2 active op's in that Grid
    EL09 / 100W SQUALO ANT.
    EL29 / Liberty, TX Qso lasted well over 30 minutes!
    EM10 / 3 Contacts...One station running 100w ATTIC Dipole
    EM13 / 4+ Contacts...One station 100w SQUALO ANT / Another ATTIC Dipole
    EM12
    EM 31...LA...FT450D / 3 Element HB Beam @ 25ft. "Armstrong" rotor...
    He had to run outside the shack to turn my way :)
    Short Skip: EN51 Nr. Chicago...EN90 Nr. Pittsburgh, PA.
    Hrd station in NC> running a LAZER 4 / 11m quad...Egad on 6m :eek:...but run what ya got...brand new op!:rolleyes:...Most likely had better signal if running a dipole!~:D



    Let the openings begin!!!
    Hrd one station nr St. Louis working a few Carribean station's but NO Path for me.
    Come on Euro's/Africa(y)

    6 meters what a FUN band!:ROFLMAO:
    All the Best
    Gary


     

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