Steve VK2JA and I teamed up for the contest this time in my shack.
ARRL Section : DX
Club/Team : VK Contest Club
Software : N1MM Logger+ 1.0.5774.0
Band Mode QSOs Pts ITU HQ
3.5 CW 2 2 1 0
7 CW 106 454 20 9
7 LSB 4 16 0 0
14 CW 134 598 19 14
14 USB 7 27 1 1
21 CW 11 55 4 0
21 USB 1 5 1 0
Total Both 265 1157 46 24
Score : 80,990
Rig : Elecraft K3 + P3 + Spe 1k
Antennas : Hex + G5RV
Soapbox : Conditions were not too bad. Plenty of stations to work. Murphy appeared in mid morning on Sunday and destroyed the Hex.
No wind, no sulfur crest cockatoos - I'm absolutely flabbergasted how it may have happen. During the contest later in the morning Barry VKK2BJ sent me SMS: What is wrong with your radio? Your signal looks wide and noisy on my (Barry's) panadaptor.
I looked out of the window and the poor antenna was a wreck
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