RBN DX Test


Chuck Carpenter
 

Someone made a comment about not being able to make a QSO beyond 1k miles after sun up.

So I did a little RBN test this morning.

de         dx         freq        cq/dx       snr   speed      time
WZ7I      W5USJ      7118.6   CW CQ     5 dB 19 wpm 1413z 31 Dec  (In PA)
W4KKN    W5USJ      7118.6   CW CQ     6 dB 19 wpm 1413z 31 Dec  (In VA)
W4KKN   W5USJ      7118.6   CW CQ     6 dB 19 wpm 1403z 31 Dec


WZ7I is at 1253 miles
W4KKN is at 1024 miles.

Set up is Rockmite ][, Tx Topper Amp, Zmatch tuner and 5 W into 88 EDZ up 40 ft

Chuck Carpenter, W5USJ
EM22cv, Rains Co. TX

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