WAB-SK47 ......... Maidenhead IO93IF
The ant is 50metre long wire at 13m high.5ele for 6mtrs.Mosley trap dipole for 20/15/10.The antenna for 70cms is now a 21ele F9FT . Just added an F9FT 35ele for 23cms.
I became G8AVC in 1966 and Corporate Member of RSGB that June.Those days, Class B operators were resricted to UHF 432MHZ and above,telephony only You could not practice CW..live TX on the air !.Or we the Jaits would have done. I did have visits from the Sheffield Post office with regard to cross band operation from 2mtrs to top band !! me on the 160mtrs TX half.
May of '73 saw the HF Telephony contest to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee of the London Wireless Club/RSGB whereon I became the proud recipient of a "Diamond Jubilee Contest Certificate".
In August 1976 I was runner-up in the 70mhz Open Contest, eventually recieving the said certificate in April 1977!
July 1977 brought me the "Supreme Award" for 4 meters and Down.Number 18
Working on a TX for 472khz at the mo.(TX finished now 60watts out (Zuma kit)) Not for the older person unless good eyesight and steady hand.
The 1980 shack at 1 High St Bolsover.
Left to Right, Homebew 2M transvertor 100W from QQV0640, AR88 LF, FT101B,1155, creed 7B with punch tape reader.I had a Liner2 ssb rig on top of the FT101b.On top of the LIner 2 is a transvertor for 4metres.
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