D23 Fieldday Location and Date Decision

My DOK D23 plans a fieldday again. It’s not a day, but a complete weekend with as many as D23-members as possible. As we are not located in one area but scattered across Europe, we first have to find a location and after that the date. The location is fixed now: It’s the „Strandbad Flotwedel“ […]

Dead battery in my DJ-V5

One year ago I bought an Alinco DJ-V5 handheld transceiver from my friend DK2AB. It’s about 10 years old, but still a quite handy device with all the features I need for mobile operation. Unfortunately the battery lifetime ran worse from one day to the next. I tried to revive it, but without luck. Now […]

Joining the IARU HF World Championship 2009

From July 11 to 12 there will be the IARU HF World Championship 2009 Contest. I will join the Chaoswelle-Crew at our contest-location DF0AT in Büren, Westphalia, JO41GN. Unfortunately I never took part in a contest and I guess I have to learn what to say and how the points are given. But this time […]