Category Archives: Misc

New QTH, new Country

In the past months since my last post here I was off from any hobbies, radio or electronics projects, just a day on my summer holiday at Hamradio Friedrichshafen, which sadly I haven’t wrote anything, only a photo album made. Well, from now … Continue reading

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Africa All Mode DX Contest

Great news in ham radio contests community and to DX chasers as well. This year, next weekend actually, is the first edition of Africa All-mode International DX Contest, hosted by SARL (South African Radio League), a DX contest where everybody can … Continue reading

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A trip to Mount Athos, SV/A

Not much activity on this blog lately, I was busy this past months setting up my Shapeoko CNC based small workshop (hope to post it soon about), so all my hobby time was spend on other then ham radio, but further on … Continue reading

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Annual Bureau QSL Dispatch

These days I was busy handwriting over 400 QSLs for the annual bureau dispatch managed by our local club, YO4KAK. Every year I promise myself to do something with the log in order to print the QSOs data on some self adhesive paper, but … Continue reading

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First Milestone – 50 DXCC Paper QSL

Couple of days ago, with the last bureau QSL patch arrived, my confirmed paper QSL entities list reached to the nice round number of 50. Its a small step in my hamradio activity, but the first important one towards reaching 100, 150 and … Continue reading

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InoReader, the chosen one?

I have a collection of about one hundred (and more to come) websites and blogs which I follow regularly via RSS feed readers, most of them, ham radio related. Couple of years ago, I discovered Google Reader, one of the best … Continue reading

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Excel QSO Logging

Every end of the year I update my logbook to online logs and QSL websites like clublog.org, eqsl.cc, hdrlog etc. I like to keep my QSOs in a self made Excel logbook. Before, I tried a dozen of logging softwares, but … Continue reading

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