9M6DXX & 9M6XRO – Sabah

    Seaside Travellers Inn, Sabah
    QTH: Seaside Travellers Inn, Sabah

    John, 9M6XRO, and Steve, 9M6DXX, will operate using vertical antennas at an ocean-front location in Sabah [IOTA OC-088] between 7 and 10February, as follows:

    • 9M6XRO will operate on 10 – 160m mainly CW from 7 to 10 February, concentrating on 80m and 160m CW.
    • 9M6DXX will operate 10 – 80m SSB only on 7 and 8 February, concentrating on 40 and 80m SSB.

    They will use one station with full legal power (400W) to a Butternut HF6V vertical very close to the ocean on 10 – 80m, and a 17m-high inverted-L on 160m, again within a few metres of the ocean.

    Sunset in 9M6 is at 1027UTC; sunrise at 2233UTC.

    QSL both 9M6XRO and 9M6DXX via QSL Manager Tim, M0URX


    Steve, 9M6DXX