Monthly Archives: November 2011

W0/FR-107 (Green Mountain) 2085m / 6841ft

To say I’m hooked on SOTA might be an understatement.  My second SOTA activation was completed on 27 November, just eight days after my first.  Yes, I’m hooked.  As mentioned in recent blog updates, I had ordered a few items … Continue reading

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Activation Alert: W0/FR-107 (Green Mtn.) –2085m / 6841ft

Date:            27 November 2011 Time:           Approx.    1700 UTC – 2000 UTC Region:        CO-Front Range Elevation:    2085 m / 6841 ft – 1 Points Call Sign:     KD0BIK Frequencies:     14.342.5-ssb, 18.157.5-ssb, 21.437.5-ssb,  +/-  146.52-fm Equipment: FT-817ND / Buddipole versatee vertical APRS Track: … Continue reading

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My First SOTA Activation–Success

Mt. Herman is in the books as my first SOTA (Summits On The Air) activation.  I’ll get to all the particulars in just a minute.  First, I want to thank a few individuals who truly made a difference in helping … Continue reading

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Activation Alert: W0/FR-063 (Mt. Herman) –2757m / 9045ft ****UPDATE****

Date:            19 November 2011 Time:           Approx.    1700 UTC – 2000 UTC Region:        CO-Front Range Elevation:    2757 m / 9045 ft – 4 Points Call Sign:     KD0BIK/qrp Frequencies:      18.157.5-ssb +/-, 24,977.5-ssb +/-  14.315-ssb +/- ,and 146.52-fm Equipment: FT-817ND / Buddipole versatee … Continue reading

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Activation Alert: W0/FR-063 (Mt. Herman) –2757m / 9045ft

Date:            19 November 2011 Time:           Approx.    1700 UTC – 2000 UTC Region:        CO-Front Range Elevation:    2757 m / 9045 ft – 4 Points Call Sign:     KD0BIK/qrp Frequencies:     14.315-ssb +/-  146.52-fm Equipment: FT-817ND / Buddipole versatee vertical APRS Track: On Road … Continue reading

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