Welcome to P29VNX 2013 page
as of Nov 19, 2013
Schedule: 2013/12/1 – 12/6
Band: IOTA Freq on 30m –
10m (QSY a little up or down
when QRM appear)
Mode: CW/SSB (only CW during the first half)
Transceiver: K2/100 100W
Antenna: 1/4 wave vertical (almost full-sized) with elevated radials for each Band.
QSL info: via JA1NLX SASE ($2.00) or OQRS (Direct ($3.00) or Buro) Do not send IRC.
Do not send your QSL via Buro. I am no longer member of JARL.. I will send you QSL via Buro from GlobalQSL only if you request OQRS Buro.
Others: LoTW and Online Log will be available when I return home.
Daily topics may be uploaded on the following Blog page if internet is available in the island.
Final checking K2/100 and others.
Almost ready to go. K2/100 and coax cables has been in bag. Others will be packed in suitcase.
Weather forecast in Kavieng looks good.
My plan is going on schedule. I will arrive at Lissenung Island in the evening on Dec 1 (Local time) and will be on 30m in the late evening only if I am not tired.
As you see propagation forecast the best time/Band will be at 21-22z on 15/12/10m for NA and in the late afternoon on 20/17/15/12/10m for EU.
I will look forward to finding you in pileups !
Please do not send me
e-mail during my stay in
Propagation forecast on December by VOACAP online.
RX: Dipole (more possibility with beam antenna !)
for NA/East for NA/West
for EU/West for EU/East
New AMP candidate for this trip.
Public release on my re-arranged plan.
My plan is going on schedule. It is impossible to connect internet in the island. All topics will be uploaded here when I return home.
Hope to meet you from
aki ja1nlx p29vnx
BuddiPole Long Whip, LowBand Coil and Arm
Testing Transceiver etc
I have already had VISA. Everything is going on schedule.
I am testing all equipments.
TS480HX (200W), PowerMax 45NF (PS), KX3, HL100Bdx(100W AMP), SS30DV(PS), CWKeyer, SignaLink, MFJ945E and PicoPaddle. I am also testing HF Super PackerPro
V2 AMP. PC/Logger32 for CAT and logging (not shown in this picture)
It has been too hot to test Antenna for a few weeks. We have around 34
degrees C almost everyday here in
Testing HFp-Vertical antenna
I will arrive at
Online Log will be uploaded on ClubLog every day ONLY if stable internet connection is available. Otherwise Log will be uploaded when I am back home.
Log will be uploaded on LoTW when I am back home.
LoTW and Online Log will be available when I return home. 2013/8/25
Testing Transceiver and Antenna etc
Elecraft KX3 with 100W Amp (not shown in this picture), SignaLink, microHAM CWKeyer and SS-30DV Power supply.
Logger32 for CAT and Logging.
1/4 wave vertical with elevated radials for each Band. Base loading coil is used on 20/30m/40m.
In order to change Band 1) adjust vertical element length, 2) change radial set and adjust loading coil if needed.
Whip: BuddiPole Long Whip, Arm: BuddiPole ARM, Coil: BuddiPole LowBand Coil
I finally received P29VNX license. It is valid until 2014/1/21.