STATION INFO

LOC: JO99ii,
IOTA #: EU-084
Longitude: 18.69324 E (18° 41′ 36” E)
Latitude: 59.3507 N (59° 21′ 3” N)
Misc: GND ASL 21 m with  water  surrounding 360°
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TRX / transceivers and receivers

ICOM IC-7600 HF + 6m, used as my main radio with the SPE Expert K1-FA linear amplifier.


ICOM IC-7300 also used as remote radio at QTH Djuro due to it´s simplicity and ”all-in-one” functions, including the ability to remotely watch spectrum analyser and waterfall, a very nice feature.
ICOM IC-7000 + AT-180
Xiegu X1Mpro a fun new addition, QRP ssb/cw only, 5W max
HEATHKIT HW-101 HF-transceiver w. HP-23 and SB-600 speaker + X-lock stabilizer kit

ICOM IC-3230H used as cross-band repeater
ICOM IC-208H mobile dual bander

Parabolic ATV-TX for 23cm, old Nokia analogue Sat-Rx modded as ATV RX
SDRplay SPK1A receiver, a NEW addition to my shack. Brilliant!
ICOM R-20, AOR AR-3000+ receivers
Yaesu VX-1R , Yaesu VX-5R, Alinco DJ-596, ICOM IC-T81 HT´s

PA / amplification

SPE Expert K1-FA amplifier gives full legal limit (SM) 160-6m w. remote control possibility.

Ameritron AL-84, SM0O re-built, gives roughly 450W CW, 500W+ pep SSB on all HF bands

FET-PA for 2m giving roughly 300W pep output @ 50V supply
Handmade by a 4X-ham, frequently sold at a very good price on eBay.

ANTENNAS
HF:
Horizontal loop 80m w. ladder feed 12m AGL
Mosley Classic 33 tri-bander on tower 15m AGL
End feed inverted ”V” for 160m w. apex 13m AGL
SM0O active HF-rx mag-loop
Homebrew 20-10m portable delta loop

V/UHF:
8 el yagi 2m on tower 16m agl,
5el yagi 2m / 70cm (not used for now),
Diamond X-50 dual band vertical (city),
Comet Max-N vertical similar to X-510 but way much better in all aspects (QTH Djuro),
2m Moxon rectangle,
Nagoya car/mobile and HT antennas

AUX / AUDIO / DIV

Emotator TS150 rotator on tower, converted controller to include remote control via USB to PC

HEIL Pro Set Elite headset w. HC-6 microphone element, a fantastic addition to the shack and used for long ragchews, chasing DX and for all contesting.

Dual paddle URI manipulator, magnetic tension, hand-built by SM3URI, the best ever made !

SHURE microphones, dynamic of course
Sennheiser USB headsets for remote via PC

SM0O/Dr Frost Tube Microphone Preamp using 12AU7-LP Svetlana tube
SONY earphones

Homebrew Random-Wire ATU for stationary or portable fun 🙂

8-Channel Behringer audio mixer for speaker system control

2 x microHAM USB III radio interfaces, SM0O pc-rig interface (city)

POWER SUPPLIES

2 x 35A @ 13.8V linear PSU, 33A @ 13.8V switched PSU, 12A @ 12.5V old ATX-PSU modded for stand-alone service

SM0O/Dr Frost linear multi voltage supply 5V@1,25A, 9V@1,25A, 12V@4A

Emergency battery backup power for all services + 2500W generator, and hopefully coming solar panels during summer of 2019

20A @ 50V homebrew PSU for the 2m FET-PA (described above)

REMOTE

REMOTE PC QTH DJURO: HP (?) desktop, P4 3,2 GHz, ATI silent GPU (no fan), Windows 7, MicroHAM USB III, Icom RS-BA1, Telia 4G WAN, softether VPN

REMOTE PC CITY: old Toshiba Laptop, softether VPN, fibre 100Mb/s WAN connection

SPARE PC REMOTE: Pocab Pentium III, 512Mb ram, Windows XP, Ham Radio Deluxe, RemAud audio server/client, microHam USB III, Telia 4G internet connection

BUCKET-LIST or Coming-Up

Too long for publishing… never ending too… does that sound familiar ?

Yeap, I tought so 😉

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