Re: [hex-beam] "VK6" last night long path...from E. coast
- At 09:46 PM 3/31/2010, you wrote:
> Very exiting,I worked vk3mo,[Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
> barefoot,longpath with the hex on feb 20th.Cheers Richard. ve2arw
>Looks like spring propagation is here. I worked a VK6 last night, at sun
>down. But it was long path.
>I can't remember that last time I worked the pacific that way on 20 meters.
>In a message dated 3/31/2010 8:56:12 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time,
>At 19:37 30/03/2010 -0400, you wrote:
> >Thanks Luke, I figured that way I could get one of the antennas out of
> >garage and back in the air..73 Bill N8VWI
>Yes, antennae tend to work much better in the air than in the garage!
>I had thought to put my 3el 6m yagi under the hex beam, but decided to keep
>it with the 2m and 70cm yagis on a separate pole.
>The only "problem" with my hex beam is when I go on 20m CW late at night, I
>always seem to get a pileup!
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