Category Archives: Tropo

Tropo – the final

Taking the F5LEN tropo forecast into account I anticipated the tropo would move further east this morning and then start to vanish. Today is Fat Thursday in the Cologne carnival which means we only have to work half-day. What a … Continue reading

Posted in Audio recordings, Propagation, Tropo, VHF | Comments Off on Tropo – the final

More tropo and square #507 on 2 m

      Seems I was correct with my yesterday’s assumption concerning tropo moving. 😉 Sorrily I was rather under the duct tonight thus the really big distance contacts where done i.e. from LAØBY down into 9A & S5 over 1.600 km, … Continue reading

Posted in Audio recordings, Propagation, Tropo, VHF | Comments Off on More tropo and square #507 on 2 m

Nice 2 m tropo opening tonight

Coming home after work today I saw a few spots on the cluster that looked like a bit of tropo enhancement between the UK and Western Europe. So I switched on the radio to check condx and boy, was lucky … Continue reading

Posted in Audio recordings, Propagation, Tropo, VHF | Comments Off on Nice 2 m tropo opening tonight

QSL of the month

Just digging through the latest pile of QSL cards received via the bureau. One that caught my eye immediately was the confirmation of a 2 m QSO from England. What makes it so special is that Andy, G7PZL, was running … Continue reading

Posted in QSLs, Tropo, VHF | Comments Off on QSL of the month