Tag Archives: Colorado

2016 Colorado QSO Party–Next Weekend

  As the long, dog-days of summer begin to come to an end it marks one of my favorite operating activities and that is the Colorado QSO Party.  While I’m not a native to the Centennial State, I am always … Continue reading

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Activation Alert: WØC/FR-030 (Chief Mountain)–3569m / 11709ft

Date:            7 August 2016Time:           Approx.    1500 UTC – 1800 UTCRegion:        CO-Front RangeElevation:    3569 m / 11,709 ft – 6 PointsCall Sign:     KDØBIKFrequencies:     14.342.5-ssb, 18.157.5-ssb, 28.327.5-ssb,  +/-  147.42-fm Equipment: Elecraft KX3 / Buddipole versatee vertical & Yaesu VX-8 / Elk Log-Periodic … Continue reading

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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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