Monthly Archives: September 2012

Swains Island


Swains Is. DXpedition 2012

Another DXpedition in the South Pacific, give a listen for them. Apparently this is the 31st entry on the most wanted DX list. Good luck guys and many contacts.


Static Discharge

Short but interesting demo of antenna static discharge – good motivation. Take precautions!

Link to Youtube video



working Taiwan

On one of the QRP lists I get, there was a link to K7HV’s quest for DXCC with an Argonaut at QRP power. Here is a link to videos of each contact, 1-92 so far.

Update: Sept. 25, 2012 – total now sits at 101.

Fire Muster 2012

The 30th annual St Thomas Fire Muster was held Sept. 1-2, 2012 at Pinafore Park in St Thomas. The Elgin Amateur Radio Society co=hosted a booth to promote radio communications with SATERN. Here are some photos I took of our participation:

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