On this tower (130 ft) is fixed
an inverted vee for 160m. But also a 160m dipole with
high impedance feed- line is fixed to this tower. The
other end of this dipole is fixed to another tower with
the same height.
You can observe the
high impedance feed-line of the 160m antenna mentioned
Inside the house are all needed
installations like kitchen, shower et cetera.
6 radio-stations are installed at two
sides of the house. A mesh protects the operators against
The 20m station.
The abandoned 80m station during
Here only at
night the 80m band is opened. During the day range is only around 60 miles.
Also contest-activities on 40m and
160m are totally senseless during the day in this
80m activities at
10m and 40m
Resting between the
(YV5IQJ YV3AZC YY5EAH)
YY5ALO operating in
the WPX-Contest 2008
descriptions of the installations on the previous page
are not accurate anymore, because during the time many
changes were made :-)