Author: pe2mc


Posted on: 27th September 2013

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About DMR Although analog technology offers some great benefits such as low total cost of ownership, customizable coverage, features and simple / reliable implementation, it has reached its peak. Some limitations include are battery life, voice quality (near the edge,) low productivity in communication and integrated data applications. In addition, analog radio users are facing […]

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Author: pe2mc


Posted on: 22nd February 2013

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Icom brand started to deliver the latest Handheld ID-51. There are many people who like to test the new toy. A few results are on the internet. I did get my first results from the ID-51 by PA3HGT. He is an owner of the very first ID-51 Handheld. He comment: Perfect Handheld radio and very […]

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Posted on: 23rd May 2012

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Is Digital voice better then Analog that is the question?. Digital voice is better in a way that error correction is applied in the system.  Now days we have the D-star network and connection to distance overseas is no problem anymore. With internet as a helping hand the distance on VHf/UHF is no issue you […]

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Posted on: 4th February 2012

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Finally as of today I’ve got a full house on HK0NA. It took me a while to work all slots from 10 till 40mtr. The longest time to get HK0NA was 15mtr rtty. This took me over 2 hours to work them. But I’m more then happy with the results as of today. Still the […]

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Posted on: 26th December 2011

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23-12-2011 10:00 AM At Christmas you will get presents. I did get a present from my steppir. As always i do turn on the radio. Connect all the wires to the lightning box. What I saw was a bit high swr on 10mtr when I keyed the radio. I retracted the steppir several times and […]

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Posted on: 24th March 2011

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From the start of VU4 is was very busy on the band. Hugh pile ups to very difficult to get them. I did not needed VU4 for the dxcc.  But im also collecting the Band slots. So chase and hunting has started again. After a few days i worked them on 12,15,17,20,30,40 mtr. Still the […]

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Posted on: 16th March 2011

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The MFJ 1026 Noise cancling signal enhancer. Many people are talking about this product. Will it work or doesn’t work. Well as of today i can say it works.!! If you don’t believe it i will give a demo with my MFJ1026. It’s working. They only thing you need to do is find out the […]

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Posted on: 8th January 2010

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During the last few days I have been playing around with the Weak Signal Propagation Reporter (WSPR) on 80,40,30,20m seeing who could hear my 10 watts around the world, I was impressed how far you can get with a few watts. A lot of stations outside europa are only recieving signals. You can see that because of there […]

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Author: pe2mc


Posted on: 9th January 2009

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   The winter had come to the netherlands. Just look at very nice view. Yesterday we did had some tempreture from +/- 0 degrees. In the night it went down again till -10 -15 degrees.. 😉 The results are beautiful mother nature reacts. See  the steppir fully loaded with ice. Also the Owl is freezing hihi.    

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