Category Archives: SOTA

Learning Morse code

I’ve have had my Amateur Radio licence since 1985 and had little to no interest in Morse code. When I was first licenced there were three choices available; Full – Advanced Theory, Regulations and 10 wpm Morse Novice – Elementary … Continue reading

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Activating Mt Bride VK3/VC-009, VK3/VC-011 Britannia Range and Kurth Kiln Regional Park VKFF-0971

Looking for some fun between Christmas and New Year I headed back to a couple of nearby summits Mt Bride VK3/VC-009 and VK3/VC-011 Britannia Range. These summits are easy to access and the walk up each is not too taxing. … Continue reading

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VK port-a-log launched

After working on it off and on for the past 8 months I am pleased to have finally released VK port-a-log. VK port-a-log is an Android logging app for phones and tablets, primarily for logging contacts in the field. It … Continue reading

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VK3/VT-010 Talbot Peak activation

Today Glenn, VK3YY, and Kevin, VK3KAB, again activated VK3/VT-010 Mt Talbot. Glenn and I been here together before in 2013 and 2014 where we encountered snow. Today we also had snow although the temperature was a bit warmer than previous … Continue reading

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VK3ZPF portable logger – update

I am getting closer and closer to re-releasing my Android logging app. See http://vk3zpf.com/vk-port-a-log for latest info.

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