June / July 2023 DXpedition to
** I support the DX Code of Conduct **
read the Code and
use it as your
guide to help keep DXing fun.
12 November 2022 -Preliminary schedule
Time Zone is GMT minus 2 hours (daylight savings time) Current weather
Sunday 25 June – Drive to Halifax, NS.
Monday 26 June – Fly to St. Pierre late afternoon.
Tuesday 27 June – Take morning boat to Miquelon. Setup antennas, station.
27 June Through 11 July
– On the air – SSB, CW, RTTY , FT8, FT4 - 80M - 6M
Primarily SSB, RTTY, and FT8
Generally on the highest frequency band open favoring 12M 10M and 6M.
Also active on 60M FT8 (allocation is 5351.5-5366.5 15 watts so mostly FT8 on 5357)
Some 160 depending on antenna layout
, FT8, FT4 - 80M - 6M
1- 2 July
– DL-DX RTTY Contest, Canada Day Contest 8 - 9 July
– IARU HF Contest / WRTC
1- 2 July – DL-DX RTTY Contest, Canada Day Contest
8 - 9 July – IARU HF Contest / WRTC
Tuesday 11 July – Take down and take evening boat to Saint Pierre
– Fly to Halifax then
drive to Maine
Heathkit SB-200 Amplifier (modified) 80 -10M
laptop with N1MM logger, TinyFSK/2Tone
WiFi internet access
N6BV Propagation Prediction
N1IW Off-Centered Fed Dipole 80M - 10M, height = 4m
SpiderBeam HD - 5 band - Wire Yagi Beam 20M-10M up 4 meters.
6 Meter 3 element yagi up 4.5 meters
Direct to KV1J.
Please include self addressed envelope with return postage, or US$1, or new style
*Please only latest style IRCs, Thanks.
Buro to home call - KV1J
Logbook of the World ,
ClubLog, eQSL (will load LoTW and ClubLog about every night and eQSL about one week after I return)
Satellite QSOs are paper logged so may be a delay in uploading them.
, ClubLog, eQSL (will load LoTW and ClubLog about every night and eQSL about one week after I return)
QSL Printer - PHOTOQSLs
763 PLEASANT ST
MARLBORO MA 01752
KV1J is ok on QRZ.COM
– includes webcams
Thank you to all that have helped me prepare for this trip, especially Jean-Pierre FP5CJ.
Martin RF Supply
LasLast page update - 26 January 2023 - KV1J kv1j (at) arrl (dot) net