LA5O - Austvågøy Island activity IOTA: EU-076 - June 2013 (IOTA EU-076 ONLY VIA BUREAU/ DIRECT VIA DO1BEN)
Operator team was active from Austvågøy Island. Austvågøy Island is part of Lofoten Island Group and located in front of Norwegian coast, far up in the north.
Date: 2013 June 7th until 14th
After 5.213 QSO's we shut down the station. Boteh stations are QRT for now. Thanks to all who came back to our calls.
Equipement: Main station was Elecraft K3 and Expert 1K2 Amp. BigIR (SteppIR vertical) and 2ele wire beam; Second Transceiver was Yaesu FT 1000 Mark V field and inv.V, often running in CW.
QSL Information: QSL for 2013 IOTA activation: pse via DO1BEN - Bureau (preferred) or direct if you want
We will answer all incoming QSL's. Logs are also uploaded dailyto Clublog. LOTW, HRDLog,and eQSL will follow after activity is finished.
Adress for direct: Ben Joerdens, Hermann-Stehr-Str. 41, 51067 Koeln, Germany
Location: Sanden (small village)on Austvågøy Island. Grid Locator: JP78hk
Lighthouse: A Lighthouse valid for WLOTA (world lighthouse on the air) is also located on Austvågøy Island. WLOTA Ref.: 3256. The lighhouse is activated the first time by LA5O team.
More details on our webpage - pse click here -.
Hope to meet you all down the log.
Thanks to our friends in Norway to support us with their help and this nice call sign.
Many thanks to Stein-Roar - LA6FJA - for organizing the nice call sign LA5O and Markus - DJ4EL - for logodesign and other help, as well as Peter - DO7VD - for his help by preparing our equipement.
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LA5O- Austvågøy Island activity IOTA: EU-076 - June 2013 was used by german team!
Antennas @ Station
Tower 1 40 to 10 meter
Mosley PRO67B 7 el YAGI 40 to 10m *a great perfomer*
6 m Yagi 5 el.
Tower 2 40 to 10 meter
2 el 40m LJ240 BA Hygain Top @ 28m * Powersplittet with INV-Vee 40m
INV-Vee 40m at 7m* Powersplittet with 2 el yagi 40m
15/10 m KLM KT34XA (sidemount)*
2el 30m yagi
20m 5 el mono bander Yagi on @ 23 meter
6 el 15m OWA 14.8 m boom at 9 meter
4 el vertical array to NA
80m Delta Loop
full sized linear loaded GP LA7WCA/LA6FJA Design
beaverages + rx loop