Info on Installing DX88
The GM4EMX QSL
Main station comprises for HF;
FT950 Driving an Ameritron AL-811H Amp via
an AT2K High Power ATU
Aerial for HF, is an 8 band
vertical DX88 by Hygain (Also fitted top Band Coil if Top
Band operation is required. This is ground mounted with lots of ground radials. Approx
25 feet from the back of the house on a postage stamp garden.
For HF Portable
Aerial used is a
HF /VHF Mobile
company car is now a Renault Laguna 11 Plate but still has
some EMC issues as I had with the Honda Insight Hybrid.
Aerials are a 5/8th whip for 2 Mtrs and a
G Whip combination for HF
The GM4EMX Shack (1999)
with the Old FT101ZD's Now Gone.
The GM4EMX Shack May 2001
On the 6th May
1999 the first Scottish Parliament in 300 years was voted in by the people of Scotland. To
honour this event special prefixes where issued from the 6th May 1999 to the 31st
July 1999. Therefore GM4EMX became 2S4EMX.
Arranged by the GMDX group GMDX link
This year, 2009, is the year of Homecoming in Scotland. Homecoming
is a year-long celebration aimed at attracting the Scottish ex-pats, and those interested
in Scottish traditions, back to Scotland. Numerous supporting events are being held
throughout the year. More info can be found at this link Home Coming Scotland
GMDX group believed that Amateur Radio should play its part. As such, GMDX with and
Ofcom agreed to special prefixes being used by Radio Amateurs in Scotland until 30
November 2009. The prefixes will be GA, MA and 2A. The A, replacing M
in the prefix, signifies Alba the Gaelic name for Scotland.
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