19. International EME Conference

19. International EME Conference

20.8.2020 – 23.8.202019. International EME Conference in TOP HOTEL Praha, Czech Republik. EME 2020 Schedule <link> EME 2020 speakers: G3WDG – WSJT-X on EME MW OK1DFC – 24GHz portable EME SM6FHZ – Matching feed and dish OK2AQ – Small offset dish and EME MW G3LTF – GW4LWD – Dual band SSPA 144 – 432 MHz PA2DW – Dwingeloo update K6MG-N9JIM – “A 23/13 cm EME five state rover experience” HB9DRI – Fixing of IC9700 drift problem  DJ3JJ – OM1AM – WRC-19 Outcome and Challenges related to Amateur and Amateur-satellite…

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JA1WQF successfully decoded W5LUA on 47088.1 MHz EME

EME 47Ghz W5LUA JA1WQF

Great news from EME reflector: JA1WQF Mitsuo was able to successfully decode W5LUA’s 47088.1 MHz QRA-64D signal today Feb 10, 2020. These were one way tests with only me transmitting. At the moment Mitsuo is only running 1 watt but is actively working on a 10 watt amplifier. I run a 30 watt TWT which produces about 25 watts at…

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New Icom IC-705 QRP all mode transceiver

Icom IC-705 IC 705

At Orlando Hamcation 2020 is presented a new IC-705, the rig will be released in April of this year (hopefully). The small package offers a lots of functions, like a big base station. A new rig can also be a interesting for microwave transverters. Supported will be 0.5W output mode what is useable for many transverters. We can’t find info…

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DORSTEN – GHz Meeting

Dorsten GHz Tagung UKW

Next Saturday, 15th February 2020, in Dorsten is a well-known GHz meeting. The meeting is organized by the DARC, the local club “Herrlichkeit-Lembeck”, and the DARC district “Westphalia-north”. The GHz-Tagung is supported by the local adult education center. Programm is rich and very interesting (please use Google translate): Tagungsprogramm der 43. GHz-Tagung in Dorsten am 15. Februar 2020 09:00 Uhr…

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