Field Day 2017

Loop Antenna, Tent, and Solar panel
Loop Antenna, Tent, and Solar panel

Rig was Yaesu FT-817 running 5 watts with NUE-PSK Modem.  12v power supplied by Duracell Powerpack 600 with a 30W solar panel charging the unit.  Antenna was Loop on a portable 10 meter high fiberglass composite mast.  The loop antenna and mast was manufactured in Germany by Walter Spieth (DK9SQ). Its official name: SQ Loop and Fiberglas Teleskop Tower.   The antenna tuner was a QRP 15 watt maximum Z match / transmatch sold as a kit: Emtech ZM-2.

Field Day - Tent and Solar panel
Tent and Solar panel
Field Day - Rig and Power setup
Rig and Power setup
Field Day - Loop Antenna
Loop Antenna