Monthly Archives: September 2014

Antenna Analyser Project

This VSWR analyser looked interesting from K6BEZ.  Certainly simple and low cost and probably just the thing to test the multiband SOTA antennas that I have been putting together lately.  I happened to have one of the DDS modules spare … Continue reading

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Talbot Peak VK3/VT-010 – Unfinished Business

On our previous attempt at Talbot Peak, the heavy snow had us turning back just short of Mt. Erica.  This time a fair amount of snow had melted, with Mt Baw Baw reporting only 4cm on their website, so we had … Continue reading

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Mt Bullfight and Pyramid Hill

Allen and I decided on Mt Bullfight VK3/VN-002 and Pyramid Hill VK3/VN-005 for an activation on Saturday, 31st August as weather was looking picture perfect for the last day of Winter in Oz.  Mt Bullfight (1480m) doesn’t have a track … Continue reading

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