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202AT/0 IS ACTIVE

n  TX on 520 or 530 and RX up 10/15/20  khz. Omni antenna and 100w. QSL Manager 1AT070 Statistics after the 2nd day with the weekend yet to run: 487 contacts AT’s 171, SD’s 107, 1 div 70, 14 div … Continue reading

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Preparing for 202

It is rumoured there will be an operator in 202 division some time in February 2014. Cluster DK and Grupo Alpha Tango will have the details when it happens so keep watching and listening. They will be using the Optima … Continue reading

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Merak Day

Today was Merak Day. We have both our boats up on the hard so always good to take a look. The new vessel, The Surveyor is out to get a couple of new transducers for the sounders installed and to … Continue reading

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Holidays

The holiday season has hit Indonesia again. Each year at Ramadhan millions of people exodus Jakarta to return to their home villages in Java and all over. Most of them travel by road…Imagine bumper to bumper traffic for 200km for … Continue reading

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Traffic woes

  Indonesia braces for unrest over fuel price rises The price of fuel in Indonesia needs to be raised for many reasons. The main one being to try to curb the rampant fuel smuggling where boats are carting subsidized fuel … Continue reading

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Heading out to climb a mountain

Finally some skip on 27mhz 320 div the morning. Heard Jamail out of 115 calling CQ and spoke with Les in Darwin, Gino in Philipines and an hour with Luciano 1KW001. Hope we can swap an S-9 for a  Lincoln … Continue reading

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