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Next scheduled activities:

None at the moment (normal dx hunting)

Past  activities:


(01-16 Mar.) A.R.M.I. Italian Navy Coastal Radio Stations Award (8th edition).

As usual, I'll be active in CW only, running in the NAVAL category. The ruling of the Award stands as well as the previous editions.

My ARMI reference number: MI008 (or MI8 much quickly)

(01-28 Feb.) I.N.O.R.C. Thirtieth Anniversary of Foundation Award. (CW only)

Every QSO with IK2SOE/N worth 3 points.

My INORC reference number: IN325

Start: 00.00z 01 Feb. - End 23.59z 28 Feb.

Bands: 10-15-20-40-80 meters

QSO: Every station can be worked once per band and worth 1 point . INORC /N stations worth 3 points.

Special call IQ1NM worth 5 point since 01-Jan-2011 (ONLY THIS STATION)

Score needed for the Award: 20 pts for italian OM-SWL - 15 points for strangers.

Cost: 10 €

Detailed Rules (in italian language) HERE

Detailed Rules (in english language) HERE

NOTICE: The "/N" suffix is used only to identify the Club's stations; you don't have to put it into your log aside the callsign.



(7-8 Dec.) I.N.O.R.C. CONTEST.

All contacts already confirmed via LOTW and EQSL.
For direct and bureau QSL, please read QSL policy below.




II2MM 2011 QSL

II2MM activity along year 2011: A.R.M.I. Award for the 150° Anniversary of the Italian Navy.

Read/download rules here (pdf format)

Details/QSL info/Online log on II2MM website (2011 activity ONLY)

PSE note that entire 2011 log has been uploaded on LOTW.

Contact: ii2mm@ik2soe.org

NOTICE: Activity for II2MM during 2010 is managed by IK2AQZ

The entire log of II2MM (2011) has been also uploaded on eQsl.cc using my IK2SOE account with a specific signature in comment field [ "Operating II2MM - Year 2011 ONLY - TNX QSO" ]

Other then this, due to many requests, I've applied today (05 Jan 14) to eQsl.cc as II2MM, so you should be able, now, to get the "right" eQsl.

Let me remember that BURO QSL is HIGHLY recommended, even if it takes more time, and, unless very particular cases, I will only REPLY your card.

Otherwise, if you hurry, choose de DIRECT way, but don't forget to include SAE + 2$. If you don't, either SAE or 2$, I will reply via BURO.



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AndyDo not make me angry when in the pileup !Andy

Aerial setup Shack2nd and 3rd operators4th operator

Current QSL Current QSL Previous QSL Old award winner QSL

Andy IK2SOE is proudly member of the following CW Clubs:

I.N.O.R.C. (Italian Naval Old Rhythmers Club - #325)

MARCONI A.R.I. Loano ("Marconista" - #397)

C.T.I. (Club Telegraphy Italy - #408)

A.R.M.I. (Associazione Radioamatori Marinai Italiani - #008)

G.R.T. (Gruppo Radio Telegrafisti - #010)

N.A.Q.C.C. (North American QRP CW Club - #3718)

S.K.C.C. (Straight Key Century Club #5827)

A.1.C. (Japanese A1 CW Club #1509)

Preferred HAM activities are: DXing and Contesting , CW only, and collecting QSL. All of these exclusively on HF bands + 6m)

Since December 2009, I started a (very) small activity even in PSK31 and RTTY


Born July, 8th 1957

On air since 1969 (in some CB way)

Licensed in 1992

Ex-NAVY Sergeant RT (1977-78)



RIG: IC-7600 - TS-850S/AT+DSP100


ANT: Vertical ECO DX-11 - Dipole FRITZEL FD4



Due to the latest changes of postage costs and my application to LoTW and eQSL.cc, I will send, either via bureau or direct, my qsl FIRST only if the qso is an absolute new one (entity, band or mode).

Otherwise I will only REPLY following this policy :

  • Bureau -> Bureau
  • DIrect without contribution and/or SAE-> Bureau
  • Direct with contribution (2 USD + SAE) -> Direct


In seguito ai noti aumenti delle tariffe postali ed al recente utilizzo di LoTW ed eQSL.cc, invierò la qsl per primo soltanto se il qso è un new one assoluto, sia come entità, che come banda o modo.

Diversamente invierò qsl solo in risposta come segue:

  • Bureau -> Bureau
  • Diretta senza SASE -> Bureau
  • Diretta con SASE -> Diretta



Please take note that I'm used to upload my log updates either on a daily basis or at last 48 hours after last QSO, unless I was in contest.

For contest operations, uploads are done after log checking at the end of the contest. It could take a few days.

If you do really hurry for a confirmation, email me.


NOTICE ABOUT E-QSL: For those who write on their qrz.com page "please no e-qsl", please take note that I upload entire portions of my ADIF log every time, so I have no time to waste for dropping out "unwanted" e-qsl. Thanks

AVVISO INERENTE LE E-QSL : A tutti coloro che espressamente richiedono sulla loro pagina di qrz.com di non voler ricevere e-qsl, ricordo che io abitualmente carico intere porzioni del mio log in formato ADIF e non ho tempo da perdere per escludere coloro che non la vogliono ricevere. Grazie.




Any other request? PSE e-mail me!


PSE PAY ATTENTION !!! : Sometimes, I am receiving via bureau QSL cards addressed to IZ2SOE.

Of course, this is NOT your fault, but PSE take note that Roberto DOES NOT use the bureau. If you like to send a QSL card to him, do it ONLY DIRECT . Postage to forward the QSL cards to him will never cause my bankruptcy, but it's a waste of time for me and you. TNX in advance for your kind cooperation.

ATTENZIONE PER FAVORE !!! : Ogni tanto, mi capita di ricevere via bureau le QSL indirizzate a IZ2SOE .

Ovviamente non è colpa vostra, ma desidero ricordarvi che Roberto NON fa uso del bureau, quindi le QSL vanno inviate esclusivamente per via diretta. La spesa per rispedirgliele non mi manderà certamente mai in rovina, tuttavia considerate la perdita di tempo mia e anche vostra. Ringrazio anticipatamente per la vostra collaborazione.




1/16 Mar. 2014:

A.R.M.I. Italian Navy Coastal Radio Stations Award. Valid 3 pts. (CW)

[Ranking in progress]

7/22 Sep. 2013:

A.R.M.I. Italian Navy Ships Radio Stations Award. Valid 5 pts. (CW) Award Rules (in Italian Language) HERE

[1st classified in CW NAVAL category]

2/17 Mar. 2013:

A.R.M.I. Italian Navy Coastal Radio Stations Award. Valid 3 pts. (CW)

[1st classified [BACK TO BACK !] in CW NAVAL category]

3/18 Mar. 2012:

A.R.M.I. Italian Navy Coastal Radio Stations Award. Valid 3 pts. (CW)

[1st classified in CW NAVAL category]

01 Dec/ 11 Dec 2011:

From December 1st 2011 (00.00z) to December 11th 2011 (24.00z), every contact on 10-15-20-40-80m bands with IK2SOE (A.R.M.I. #008)or II2MM (A.R.M.I. #954)will be valid (5 pts) in order to obtain the A.R.M.I. "Nave Maestrale Award". Detailed rules (in italian language) are available here.

01 Jan / 31 Dec 2011:

150th Anniversary of Italian Navy Award. Issued by A.R.M.I. - Valid 4 pts. (CW)- 3 pts. (RTTY/PSK31) -2 pts. (SSB [on demand, of course] ).

I will also operate as II2MM - Valid 10 pts ALWAYS.

Download full details and rules (pdf format) here

12 Dec. 2010:

2nd edition of "S" GRT Award. Celebrating the 109th anniversary of the first transoceanic wireless transmission by G. Marconi. Only CW on 40 & 80 m bands. From 14.00z till 23.00z.

Only straight keys permitted ! Valid 3 pts as "jolly" station.

All info at http://www.telegrafia.it/grt/2010/diploma_s_10.php(in italian language)

9/11 Apr. 2010:

Frendship Award Pro Haiti 2010. Valid 4 pts. (CW) - 3 pts. (RTTY-PSK31) - 2 pts. (SSB - only on demand, as usual)

See rules (in italian language) at http://digilander.libero.it/assoradiomarinai/friendships/haiti/regolamento_award.pdf

6/21 Mar. 2010:

A.R.M.I. Italian Navy Coastal Radio Stations Award. Valid 3 pts. (CW) - 2 pts (RTTY-PSK31) - 1 pt (SSB - only on demand.hi!!!)

20/21 Dec. 2008 :

Int. Naval contest as memeber of the team activating the special call II2IGTO (Submarine Enrico Toti - IGTO)


G.R.T. Award.One contact is valid, since Group foundation, to compete for the Award and/or endorsements.

See rules at http://www.telegrafia.it




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