|V6Z - Photos|
14th September 2016 - below are photos from our V6Z 2015 DXpedition. Photos from 2016 will be uploaded here during the DXpedition if possible.
Click here to view a 40s video of the Typhoon which struck on 29th March.
On our way to Aberdeen airport
Keith with our 125kg of baggage - at Incheon airport, Seoul, South Korea
Arriving in Chuuk
The potholed main road to the Blue Lagoon Resort
Sunrise at the Blue Lagoon Resort
The small peninsula (at the S end of the island) where we installed all our antennas
Keith GM4YXI (L) and Chris GM3WOJ (R)
V6Z station #1
V6Z station #2
V6Z 2015 bandpass filters
Chris operating V6Z 2015
Keith operating V6Z 2015
Our alternative to a (completely un-necessary in most situations) Microham !
A Belkin 4-port USB hub, with 3 USB to RS232 converters, with simple homebrew interfaces for (L to R) CAT, CW, PTT
Antenna photos :
17m Moxon (L) and 10m Moxon (R) at sunset
Resort employee E-M ready to climb a palm tree to install a pulley and halyard for our 160m / 80m antenna
E-M climbs slowly and carefully
E-M near the top of the palm tree, which was swaying about quite a lot.
AA-30 SWR plot of the 160m antenna