Tag Archives: Colorado

Colorado QSO Party – 2013

The 2013 edition of the Colorado QSO party is complete and in the books.  Perhaps, with exception to Field Day…the COQP is my favorite on-air radio sport opportunity.  I truly enjoy representing the Centennial State and Denver County in this … Continue reading

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Upcoming Colorado on-air activities of interest

Even with a busy schedule, I am trying to make time for a few on-air activities and these might also interest others. On Sunday, 4 August listen for Amateur Radio Fun in the Colorado Mountains or perhaps better known as … Continue reading

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Colorado QSO Party and KD0BIK’s Ham Shack Grand Opening

It’s time for the 2012 Colorado QSO Party and likewise, it’s time to officially open my new ham shack, home office, podcast studio and general man cave that I’ve been talking about for so long.  One of my New Year’s … Continue reading

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Activation Alert: WØ/FR-003 (Mount Evans) –4347m / 14,264ft

Date:            3 July 2012 Time:           Approx.    1700 UTC – 1800 UTC Region:        CO-Front Range Elevation:    4337 m / 14,264 ft – 10 Points Call Sign:     KDØBIK Frequencies:     14.342.5-ssb, 18.157.5-ssb,  +/-  146.52-fm   Equipment: Elecraft KX3 (2nd activation / Buddipole versatee … Continue reading

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Colorado Fires

If you’ve listened to the news or picked up a newspaper in the past week, you’ve probably heard about the forest fires in Colorado.  There are several popping up across the state as our temperatures continue to soar and very … Continue reading

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