July 2024 DXpedition to
** I support the DX Code of Conduct **
read the Code and
use it as your
guide to help keep DXing fun.
Time Zone is GMT minus 2 hours (daylight savings time) Current weather
Sunday 30 June – Drive to Halifax, NS.
Monday 1 July – Fly to St. Pierre late afternoon.
Tuesday 2 July – Take morning boat to Miquelon. Setup antennas, station.
2 July Through 16 July
– On the air – SSB, CW, RTTY , FT8, FT4 - 80M - 6M
Primarily SSB and FT8
Generally on the highest frequency band open favoring 12M 10M and 6M.
Also active on 60M FT8 (allocation is 5351.5-5366.5 15 watts so mostly FT8 on 5357)
Some 160 depending on antenna layout
Not sure about satellite operations this trip
, FT8, FT4 - 80M - 6M
13 - 14 July
– IARU HF Contest
13 - 14 July – IARU HF Contest
Tuesday 16 July – Take down and take evening boat to Saint Pierre
– Fly to Halifax then
drive to Maine
Elecraft K3, IC-7300
Heathkit SB-200 Amplifier (modified) 80 -10M
laptop with N1MM logger, TinyFSK/2Tone
WiFi internet access
N6BV Propagation Prediction
N1IW Off-Centered Fed Dipole 80M - 10M, height = 4m
SpiderBeam HD - 5 band - Wire Yagi Beam 20M-10M up 4 meters.
6 Meter 3 element yagi up 4.5 meters
Direct to KV1J.
Please include self addressed envelope with return postage, or US$1, or new style
*Please only latest style IRCs, Thanks.
Buro to home call - KV1J
Logbook of the World ,
ClubLog, eQSL (will load LoTW and ClubLog about every night. eQSL will be
loaded about one week after I return)
, ClubLog, eQSL (will load LoTW and ClubLog about every night. eQSL will be loaded about one week after I return)
QSL Printer - PHOTOQSLs
763 PLEASANT ST
MARLBORO MA 01752
KV1J is ok on QRZ.COM
– includes webcams
Thank you to all that have helped me prepare for this trip, especially Jean-Pierre FP5CJ.
Martin RF Supply
Last page update - 17 September 2023 - KV1J kv1j (at) arrl (dot) net