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Hello, I am a fairly new Ham Radio operator having received my general license in 2011. I enjoy QRP and take my Yaesu FT-817 on the road with me frequently. Using a Miracle Whip tunable antenna, I am able to make contacts in Europe, England, and many states from my hotel room using just 5 watts of RF output. Often I use my Ft-817 as a home base rig as well.

My main base rig is a Yaesu FT450D that drives a 20 M end fed dipole situated 30 feet up.


Below are a few examples of some interesting contacts I have made, some with just 5 watts of power.


SSB QSO with commercial pilot (*100 watts):



SSB QSO with low power down to 2.5 watts:



SSB QSO with low power 5 watts from hotel room in Bangor, Maine to Czech Republic.



SSB QSO with low power 5 watts from St. John American Virgin Islands to Oman.






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