FM-DX-peditions in Utö-island in SW-Finland and in Virolahti in SE-Finland
Friday, 8 June 2012
Antennas up again, Utö11-pedition 2012
We have almost smilar setup this summer for FM: 2 x Körner 15.19 V, 1 x Triax 8-el H, and bigger Körner 19.3 H (homemade by Juha). All equipped with Triax and Ulna-amps.
For 50 MHz + OIRT we have one 5-element H (for 50 MHz-links and OIRT). Another 50 MHz-antenna (4-element yagi made by Zaba, OH1ZAA) is for ham operation for Harri (HKU, OH1GQB) with Icom 736-transceiver. First QSO ever is about to come!!!
Utö FM-DX is blog for FM-DX-peditions in Utö-island in SW-Finland. The listeners are Harri Kujala (HKU), Jussi Suokas (JUS) and Jukka Soini (JJS), Jukka Kotovirta (JTK), Marko Brask (MB) and Otso Ylönen (OSY), JJK (Jari Korhonen), JY (Juha Ylönen). All from different parts of Finland. From this blog you can find basic info of FM-DX-circumstancies in Utö + diaries of our results. Contact: harri/ät/harriku.com
Utö / Area for our tropo listening
Position in Utö
- Many Sony XDR receivers (over 20) and many diiferent kind of SDR-receivers (Perseus FM+, Dientronik, AirSpy, SDR Play, RTL SDR-sticks) ANTENNAS: - Körner 15.11 horizontal yagi - Körner 15.11 vertical yagi - 2 x FM Preamp Type 1301 88-230 MHz (Research Communication Ltd / UK) - 6-element yago for OIRT (65-74 MHz) - 4-element yagi for 50-70 MHz