Celebrating 31 Years of DXing 1983-2014.
and finally operating from 6 Continents:
2 way simplex 2m. FM qso to Hector XE2F/m with VK6LC/RM/W0
12.5.2014 from near Denver. (Amtrak Railway Mobile)
May 1st.-31st., W6, W7, W0, W9, W2, W3, W4/VK6LC
Amtrak Railway Mobile 2m. FM simplex 146.520mhz.
"Only in America" Las Vegas.
QSL card below for U.S.A.
QRZ DX 2014-16E. April 2014
Pedro, HK3JJH and Malcolm, VK6LC join forces for a
Two well known retired Island DXpeditioners from the past
"How about it? If we can do it!! so can you?
Under difficult conditions? "we have delivered"?
.See new qrz.com pages, qsl cards have been added:
*Note: 7.9.2014 all received qsl cards
above with the correct reply postage
$3.00USD have been dispatched.
If you have not received your qsl card,
it means insufficient reply postage.
ie. $2.00USD will not get you a reply?
June 5th. to 9th., HK9/VK6LC, Puerto Narino, Amazon Jungle, Colombia.
June 13th. to 17th., HK0/VK6LC, San Andres, Colombia.
June 18th. to 24th., HK3/VK6LC, Bogota, Colombia.
CW: please be patient, I have borrowed an old TS-430S with only a SSB filter.
June 26th. to 29th., and July 9th.-12th. CE3/VK6LC Santiago, Chile.
CE2/VK6LC operation from La Calera 120km Nth. of Santiago, Chile - July 9-13th.
"CHILLY Chile" close to the Mountains.
July 1st. to 7th., PT7/VK6LC, Fortaleza, Brazil.
(My passion is DXing, if I can award you with new DXCC country, It will be my mission)
16.7.2014 I am now back home after 3 months away and to attend to a mountain of QSL Cards,
my appreciation to all my friends for their hospitality. Please be patient special qsl card's will be
produced for both North and South America operations, email me if any problems.
Note: $2.00 USD will not get you a direct reply.
Please read further down for my qsling info?
Costing $3.00 USD to post a qsl card from Australia, thank you.
(3 Star DX Vacations to Cambodia will be covered in QRZ DX Magazine
part 1. Sep/Oct & part 2. Nov/Dec issues 2013, if I can do it, you can also)
DX Vacation November 2012.
2012 DX Vacation to Thailand-Vietnam-Cambodia.
Perth - Bangkok - HCMC - Ha Noi - Ha Long Bay - Sapa - Can Tho - Chau Doc - Phnom Penh -
Sihanouk Ville - HCMC - Bangkok - Perth.
604 SSB/CW Direct QSL Cards (XV1-XV4-XU7-XV2 have been processed and dispatched 22.12.12
IRC - $1.00 USD or no reply postage will not get you a QSL reply.
Qsling Management 2014:
"I do not QSL via the Buro".
Qsling is 100% direct only with (SAE - post card size) and return postage.
Please take note: I do not except IRC's any further.
Sending 3 QSL cards in the one envelope is fine, 3 single cards will be returned the same way.
If ? they are associated only with the same call sign ie. VK6LC, I have space for 2 contacts only, all is fine.
(6.10.14) direct postage is $3 USD now, for 1 - 3 single QSL card requests or max 20 grams.
Overseas Post Card rate finished 7.10.2013. (all US.$ notes must be in good condition)
For VK only a local reply stamp (SAE-post card size) only.
No!! postage: IRC's, post cards, "please give me letters", stamps, coins or bulk QSLing please.
Only Dxpeditions and callsigns listed below I QSL to 100% , I do not QSL to any other.
VK6LC (from 1983). Lynwood and Mount Richon.
VK6LC/P (Crossman Low Band 1kw. experimental Antenna Farm. 20-40-75-160m).
AX6LC, VK6LC/Mobile. VK6LC/1/2/3/4/5/6/7/8/9. (RRC-176)
VK8LC (1993-1994) Nhulunbuy, Arhem Land - Northern Territory).
VK6LC/HL1&5 (1991) Seoul and ilsan beach. Rep. of South Korea. (Guest Operator).
CT1/VK6LC. (1998) Massama (Lisbon) and Porto - Portugal. (Guest Operator).
CS8B (1998) Monte Farinha - Northern Portugal. operators: CT1EEN, CT1EEB, CT1CJJ & CT1/VK6LC.
EA8OTA (1998) Las Palmas, Gran Canaria - North Africa. (Guest Operator)
G3/VK6LC. (1998) Stowmarket, Suffolk. England - UK. (Guest Operator).
8Q7LC (July. 2003). Kuredu - Maldives. (IARU HF World Championship 1st. place winner Zone 41)
Viet Nam - Ho Chi Minh City, Cu Chi, Vung Tau, Ho Coc, Vinh Long, Can Tho, Nha Trang, Ha Noi.
3W6LC (2000), 3W2LC (2001), XV2LC (Aug-Sep. 2004), XV2LC (Jan-Feb. 2007), XV2LC (Aug-Sep. 2010),
XV2LC & XV4LC (March-April. 2011), XV2LC (Nov-Dec. 2011), XV1LC, XV2LC, XV4LC (Nov 2012).
XU7AEO (Nov. 2011 and 2012) Sihanoukville-Kompong Som, Cambodia.
W6-W7-W0-W9-W2-W3-W4/VK6LC. 1st. May - 2nd. June 2014. (Amtrak Railway Mobile and Home Stations).
HK3/VK6LC. Bogota, Colombia. 3, 4, 11,12, 23, 24th. June 2014.
HK3/VK6LC. San Francisco -Tabiazo Mountain, Colombia. 20, 21, 22nd. June 2014.
HK9/VK6LC. Puerto Narino, Amazonas. Colombia. 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10th. June 2014.
HK0/VK6LC. San Andres Island, Colombia. 13,14,15,16,17th. June 2014.
CE3/VK6LC. Santiago, Chile. 25, 26, 27, 28, 29th. June 2014.
CE2/VK6LC. La Calera, Chile. 9, 10, 11,12,13th. July 2014.
PT7/VK6LC. Fortaleza, Brazil. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7th. July 2014.
I am a retied person, a Certified Advanced Class operator, my working modes are SSB and CW at 18-25wpm.
Currently: ARRL certified SSB & CW. 8 Band DXCC. (10-12-15-17-20-30-40-80m.)
Sked's can be made by arrangement. Confirmed ARRL DXCC Challenge = 1612 countries.
ARRL Confirmed WPX Mixed = 1205, SSB = 1045, CW = 541.
ARRL financial member and supporter of "Traditional" DXCC only. (hard copy QSL cards)
2014 completes operating from 6 Continents: OC-AS-AF-EU-NA-SA.
XU7AEO click" here >http://www.qrz.com/db/XU7AEO
XU7AEO - DX Vacation 6th. November to 20th. November 2011.
Sihanoukville. Grid SQ = OK1Tso.
XV2LC click" here >http://www.qrz.com/db/XV2LC
XV2LC DX Vacation 2nd. December to 8th. December 2011 - 20m-17m-12m. CW and SSB.
Vung Tau. Grid SQ = OK30ni
The DX Magazine September/October 2011 "Feature story".
(12 Years of operating in Vietnam 1999-2011.)
"Special" true gold, Vasco Da Gama Award from Portugal.
Australian Amateur of the year awards 1986 and 2000
My house in the Darling Ranges. (250 meters above sea level)
(wild) mature "Male grey Kangaroo" the "BOSS" (stands 3 metres tall)
(wild) mature "Female grey Kangaroo" and a 6 month old baby (Joey) in her poutch.
(wild) red tailed "Black Cockatoo" titled "Cocky"
Cushcraft X9 and A3WS Beams.
(6el. on 10m, 4el. on 15m and 20m, 3 el +. on 12m and 17m.) both phased = 10dbd fwd gain. (3 over 4+)
a modified "Beefed up" A3WS. antenna - also phased with the "X9".
"Crossman Low Band Antenna Farm" all home brew and my design.
"Crossman Low Band 1kw. Antenna Farm" is located in the South West of Western Australia,
established in 2005 and can be viewed on QRZ.COM under my call sign of VK6LC/P.
This features all home brew 4 Square arrays, designed and built by my (XYL) and my self,
excluding the use of towers. Some early 4SQ array development history and relaxing life at the farm.
10 acres of DX QRM is placed in the centre of 2,500 acres of farm land with majestic valley views.
"click" here >www.qrz.com/db/VK6LC/P
2010 Ford "G6E" mobile, Southern Ocean. January 2010. (20m. home brew 1/4 wave tank whip)
A fact of true life "Being stranded on a lonely Island with!! 5 lovely girls or QRM? (every man's dream)?
VK6LC/4 "Cape York" 2002, the very Northern tip of Australia.
"CS8B" Northern Portugal 1998
(These pictures are dedicated to DXer Samuel CT1EEN "SK")
"Monte Farinha" - Nothern Portugal DXpedtion.
left-right, CT1EEN Sam - CT1EEB Jose' - CT1CJJ Jose' - CT1/VK6LC Mal.
HL work assignment (Design Engineer) in South Korea and meeting the locals.
My first visit to the very top of "Tower Zero" in 1989. VLF Naval Communication Station.
Height is 340m. or 1,270 feet, It contained also VK6REX 2m. FM. voice repeater that
covered huge long distances and with tropical ducting to Perth about 1,128km, 700 miles.
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