For EME QSO Please QSL Direct to:
P.O. Box 619
I upload to LOTW weekly.
Please note my local post office does not accept IRC.
Web page www.qsl.net/zs5lee
My name is Lee Hanegraaf. I was first licenced in 1992 as ZR5LEE.
My QTH is suburb of Waterfall situated about 25Km west of the port city of Durban South Africa. Altitude 600m above sea-level.
My interest is in VHF/UHF weak signal, EME and recently JT65 on HF.
Main modes of operation include SSB and JT65.
2m EME antenna system consists of four 2MXP20 M2 Yagis 10m above the ground.Total Gain of 19dBd, ERP 100Kw. An actuator from a TV Dish is used to elevate the antennas to approx 90deg. Home brew Linear amp uses GS35B. LNA Tech Pre Amp CA144T uses ATF33143 PHEMPT with 0.28dB NF The phasing harness is fabricated from LMR400 and the feed from the shack to the power splitter is 1/2 inch Shuner Shuner hard line.
TH3 junior for 10m, 15m, 20m
Vertical with icom AH4 Tuner for 12m, 17m, 30m and
Butternut HF2V with elevated ground-plane for 40m and 80m.
Kenwood TS2000X and Funcube Pro Plus are used for EME reception.
In 2016 I started actively chasing DXCC Awards and have received the following to date:
2016 DXCC Mixed
2016 DXCC Digital (1st ZS5)
2016 2m VUCC (1st ZS5)
2017 DXCC 20m (1st ZS5)
2017 DXCC 15m (1st ZS5)
New 2M EME Array 4 x 2MXP20
My Old 2m EME array, destroyed by Tornado in 2008
Measuring up New XP20 H-Frame
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