F4GTB/P ACTIVITY & QSL CARD INFORMATION ( France Flora Fauna "FFF" / WFF & French Castle "DFCF" )
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Hello dear friends & welcome, my name is "CHRIS"
I'm 33yr, on air since 1994, I live near of disneyland paris.
I’m active of 160 to 10m, in SSB, CW, Hellschreiber, PSK, RTTY, JT65, JT9.
My rig, TX Yaesu FT450-AT, microphone MD-100, & for big pile-up an ACOM-1000 amplifier
Digimode interface is Signalink usb, with HRD and DM 780, Winkeyer USB & Bencher BY1 for CW
Antennas home made : Delta loop 4 éléments 10/15M, GP 80/40/20m, Inv V 30m + LW 40/80/160M
Member, Feld Hell Club, PSK club EPC, 30m Digital Group, Digital mode club, belgium digital mode
My QSL card is SURE via DIRECT, (quick answer) no contribution needed
It's my hobby & also a pleasure to receive your QSL cards for my collection, BUREAU is also OK
Now, I accept the requests by Clublog ++ Automatic uploading on LOTW & EQSL(AG) ++
5 Band WAZ #1834 - WAZ Mixed #8987 - WAZ Digital #008 - WAZ SSB #5276
DXCC Mixed - DXCC Phone - DXCC Digital - DXCC 30m
DUF Excellence - WPX Mixed Excellence - WPX Digital Excellence
8 band WAC - WAS Basic - WAS Digital - CQ DX RTTY - CQ DX Phone
WAZ Digital #008 Worldwide
Number One France
WORKED 40 CQ DX ZONE SINGLE DIGITAL BPSK MODE
Logo Designed by F4GTB with prior authorization of owner/publisher of CQ Magazine, Dick Ross K2MGA
8 band WAC
Tri-Band Ground plane home made 80/40/20m ( quarter wave )
Built with 3 Spiderbeam fiberglass masts of 5, 11 & 18m of height + Radials 20 X 10m underground
A lot of guy rope needed
my assisstant watches the works
To the right, the little coil to tune 80m, FB !
Inverted V 10MHz monoband home made, up 15m
Sometimes for low band, especially on 160m top band, I use 42m of horizontal Long Wire (not in picture)
The capacitors come from radio TSF DUCRETET of 1932, They were perfectly cleaned and tested at high voltage.
* * * Radio activity F4GTB/P * * *
* ** * * INFORMATION QSL CARD FOR THE FOLLOWING ACTIVATIONS * * * * *
June 15, 2013 - DFCF 77187 / FFF1253 / WCA F-06044 "Castle & forest of "Moncteaux lès Meaux"
Request directly to F4GTB with SAE + 1 USD or 1 Valid IRC (ending 2017) // or via BUREAU
Activity report + pictures, see below
October 5, 2013 activation of FFF-281 / natura 2000
(Little morin river in saint ouen sur morin city (dep77)
DFCF 77-189 + DMF 77-050
(Castle of MORAS & Saint ouen mill)
161 QSO = 15DXCC = 80/40/20m = Loc JN18OV
Left : The river / Right : The mill
Below, the castle
September 30, 2013, F4GTB/P in FFF-279 / natura 2000 & DFCF 77-073
206 QSO = 30DXCC = 80/40/20m = Loc JN18KP
Source de la rivière de l'Yerres à Chaumes en brie (77)
Spring of the "Yerres" river
Castle of abbaye in chaumes en brie, near paris
Behind, hotel of yerres river
Left = Dam of the yerres river / Signpost
September 20, 2013 - F4GTB/P in FFF-275 = Forest Reserve
September 15, 2013
View since my car FB
September 08, 2013 - DFCF 30-017 = Constance Tower
September 07, 2013 - Headland of espiguette beach FFF-886 (Dep 30)
116 QSO = 12DXCC = 40m SSB / FT450 (100w) Hustler Antenna
Photos XYL F4GTB
sign post of conservation area
September 10, 2013 - DFCF 30-011 Carbonnière Tower in saint laurent d'aigouze (30) & FFF-1407
CQ CQ CQ !!! & soon the pile-up HI !!!
sign post of history of monument
June 15, 2013 - F4GTB/P in DFCF #77187 & FFF #1253 / WCA F-06044
Some pictures of castle
Parts in ruins
May 25, 2013 - F4GTB/P in FFF #1254 / "Forest reserve of Mans" Loc : JN18mw
May 18, 2013 - F4GTB/P - Activation DFCF 77186 / WCA-F 06042 "French Castle "LA HOUSSIERE"
Below, usual station, FT450 Yaesu, Inverted V home made 10-15-20-30m,
& For this activation, I made a test with hustler resonators
F4GTB/P during winter 2013, under the snow, -12°C
Digital mode PSK, Rig : FT450, Inverted V 10,15,20,30m home made, Up 8m
Fabruary 10, 2013 - F4GTB/P, Activation France Flaura Fauna - FFF #1251
Sign of forest reserve
Opération in /Portable during summer 2012 in JN23an, qth "la grande motte" dep 34, south france
Digital mode only ( PSK & RTTY ) with yaesu FT450 (25watts) & buddistick antenna
Some information on my hobbies
I listening the old world on a radio of 20's, she works very well, even today
I collect old radio TSF, manufactured by company DUCRETET, become DUCRETET Thomson (USA) in 1936
Below, repairing of old TSF (BCL)
Below, my favorite, a very rare model LDC6 Ducretet of 1929
She gives the voltage necessary for my old radio
Below, for the pleasure of your eyes, some rare tubes of my collection TSF
I make it again, with to tubes of type NOVAL, for saved the rare originals.
left (copy home made) --- right (original).
I collect the old IBM PC, since 15 years
I was lucky enough to have found manuals and diskettes of maintenance for the repaired.
Below the first IBM transportable model 5155, of 1983, very rare
Other models : IBM PC 5160, 5160XT, PC AT ( advanced technology ) 5170, model PS1, PS/2 model 55SX, 70-386, 50Z, 30, 30-286, 30-286 55SX, 56-486SLC2, 486-DX4, and many others, not in picture.
Picture of the first transmission of TSF in Paris (france), between Eiffel Tower and Pantheon = 3 kms !!!
In 1898, With Eugene DUCRETET and the Russian, Alexander Stepanovich Popov
I'm member of Feld Hell Club,PSK club EPC, 30m Digital Group, Digital mode club, belgium digital mode.
See you later on air
73 es dx
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