NEWS UPDATE – AA7JV & KN4EEI will soon be active from Water Cay Island, Bahamas, NA-001. Participation in CQWW CW contest. QRV on 160, 80, 40m CW, FT8 outside contest.
NOVEMBER 22, 2017 – Tomi HA7RY and George AA7JV are running C6AGU from the small island of Water Cay. They are here to use the upcoming CQWW and ARRL 160m CW contests to test some new gear for the upcoming KH1 DXpedition.
George goes on to say: “As you may know, concerns for bird wildlife limits us to vertical antennas of 43 feet. We are testing a new 43′ tall 160/80/40m antenna that is within what we are allowed. We are also testing a 2el vertical Yagi and a new RX 4SQ.”
-QTH: Water Cay, NA-001 (Lat: 24.9069, Lon: -76.3561, Grid: FL14tv)
-Operators: HA7RY, AA7JV, KN4EEI
-Dates: Nov 19 to Dec 3
-Rig: K3 and K3S
-Power: Legal Limit
-Antennas: Vertical 43 foot for 160/80/40. Vertical 2 El Yagi for 20-10. RX antenna: 4 SQ by HA5IW (www.rfha5iw.hu)
-Bands: 160 – 10
-Modes: CW (90%), some SSB
-QSL details: via HA7RY (after Dec 15, 2017)
-Club Log: No