Due to unfavorable housebuilding position, most of my activity is made in portable cond. so MY CAR IS MY USUAL SHACK, using a car homebrew top-loaded antenna set. On 40/80m my antenna is a simple wire chucked from car roof to trees, using antenna tuner CG3000 . . . .In this way it's not easy to work DX , but I can't do anything more & else. Of course the largest part of DX-peditions are gone lost, but a time to time the miracle happens and it's always a great pleasure to hole the pileup by car using less than 100W and a whip. IC-740 is my rig (aged like me ) in spite of years and hard-jobbing it's still working great HI.
my score in january 2014 (not enough to be proud but hard to reach in these so poor cond.):
In CW I use a mobile ham-belted CW key or an home-made mini-paddle with a DX-KEY adjustable speed EPROM unit. My CW style is not so good but it allows me just to exchange RST and a few words or a short QSO. My eLog program is BBLOGGER, simple, fast, friendly-interface, complete, daily and free upgradable.:::::::::::::::::::::>
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I hereby sponsorize the MARCO POLO DX AWARD whom I've been the begetter since january 1984. Now the award is managed by IK8ARF. The achievement is not so easy, but this's is the challenge spirit of a true DX-hunter Hi - MULTILINGUAL INFO LINKS
The application forms and regulations (Rules, règlements, reglas, vorschriften are available in various languages:
Request Form / APPLICATION FORM = http://www.aricz.it/marcopolo/richiesta_eng.rtf
Rules and application form changed in january 2005: please take note to apply for Marco Polo DX award a minimum of 35 of the listed countries is required (total countries listed is 43).Other questions should be submitted to Giovanni, IK8ARF.
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