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England, Full Licence

Standard Account G0PPQ

Country: England (EU), ITU: 27
QTH: Pontefract, UK

Verfied Account G0PPQ

Peter Jackson

Member of: M1CRA
Country: England (EU), ITU: 27
QTH: Pontefract, UK
EPC # 19704 DMC # 05929 BDM # 3217 30MDG # 7765 FT-8 DMC # 1728 WACRAL # 1040

My XYL Shirley joined me as a foundation license holder, after 22 years as a SWL with the call sign M7PSJ

I am active on HF most SSB with an ICOM 7300 and full-sized G5RV, we have a small bungalow so the ends of the G5RV wrap around the back garden fencing at 2m above the ground. Operating 2m/70cm is challenging as the 7 yrs old housing association bungalow was built in sections which although well insulated are also lined with aluminium, so in effect we are in a faraday cage ;(

I have renewed my interest in digital modes and getting to grips with DMR, DSTAR, FUSION & NXDN. Using the Anytone D878uvII plus HT or a Retevis RT3S, operating mainly mobile with a DV-MEGA EURO-NODE.

The other challenge is rewriting my D878UVII+ code plug from scratch, after watching numerous YouTube videos and with the help of a knowledgeable young fellow radio amateur. The code plug is setup to access both the Brandmeister
G0PPQ's logbook
Last 2 QSOs logged by G0PPQ
Time Operator Freq
11:15 UTC
G5STU 7125khz SSB VIEW
06:41 UTC
Logged by other radio operators
19:03 UTC
2E0LXY 14070.15khz PSK VIEW
13:51 UTC
SV2YC 28391.999khz SSB VIEW