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VP9I 2012 ARRL dx ssb Contest

Photos taken of our 2012 ARRL DX SSB MSLP contest entry. W6PH and N6WIN participated as a Multi-Single low power entry from Ed Kellyís (VP9GE) rental QTH in Hamilton Parish, Bermuda.

Ocean view

View from the front porch.

The QTH

W6PH / VP9GE

Kurt & Ed testing an alternate antenna.

W6PH

Working the gentlemanís band.

N6WIN

Trying to keep up with W-6-Preparation-H.

Antenna view

A4S and multiband driven element for RX

Semi-private cove

A great place to enjoy a rum and Coke.

View from the beach.

 

Antennas used:

Cushcraft A4S @30í

Wires on the low bands

 

Final Results:

5,026 QSOs, 300 Mults for 4,483,800 Points

2nd place world M/S LP

 

3830 - ARRL DX SSB VP9I M/S LP 2012 - SH5 Analysis

 

QSL Information:

 

***VP9I*** I will be handling the QSL requests for the ARRL DX SSB contest from March 3 & 4, 2012 ONLY. Please send SASE for stateside or SAE and 1 Green stamp / or current IRC for international requests. QSL requests without appropriate postage will be answered via the bureau.

 

N6WIN/VP9 has been uploaded to LOTW (be sure to log me as /VP9 or you will not get a match in the LOTW database). Please send SASE for stateside or SAE and 1 Green stamp / or current IRC for international requests. QSL requests without appropriate postage will be answered via the bureau.

 

73,

 

Tim / N6WIN.

The chicken dinner

Edís wife was too kind to share BBQ chicken.

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