Author Archives: m0vky

FAIR ISLE 2015

FAIR ISLE 2015. MS0OXE   “If you need to get back on time, don’t come to fair isle”.   It all started back in February 2014 before we went to Tiree, march 2014. Sat in my house watching I think; country file a TV programme on Sunday evenings. A short peace on fair isle. This...
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Fair Isle 2015

below is a breakdown of the bands to modes and QSO’s per day. Band   Mode    QSOs 3.5  CW      153 3.5  LSB     151 7  CW      721 7  LSB     758 7  PSK63    37 7  RTTY     79 10  CW      761 10  PSK63    63 10  RTTY     44 14  CW     1202 14  PSK63    42 14  RTTY    292 14  USB     307...
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Fair Isle

MS0OXE Fair Isle is now QRT. Many thanks for all the QSO’s. All QSO’s have been uploaded to clublog, LOTW and sent to our QSL manager. conditions were not the best all week. we saw the aurora in Thursday evening here, then the bands dies for the next few days. the QSO count mirrors this. the...
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Fair Isle

log  uploaded to clublog, LOTW and to our QSL manager M0URX up to the end of the 14/09/2015. 14/09/2015. weather was atrocious here, rain and strong wind. its windy everyday here on fair isle. we had one antenna failure which will not be repaired. the bands were in slightly better shape, but only allowed us...
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Fair Isle

Log uploaded upto the end of 13/09 ot, club log, LOTW and our QSL manager, M0URX. 13/09/15 conditions improved somewhat and we managed to get on to 17mtrs for a few hours, but still with QSB. our last full day tomorrow 14/09. we did call on 12 and 15  meters, but with hardly any propagation...
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Fair Isle

Logs uploaded up to the end of the 12/09/2015, clublog, LOTW and to our QSL manager  m0urx. still very poor conditions. strongest solar storms so far this year. but we keep on and being available where propagation permits. we will be on 80 CW and RTTY tonight 13/09 from around 1800 local + or -.  ...
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Fair Isle

All logs have been uploaded to clublog, LOTW and to our QSL manager m0urx upto the end of the 11/09/2015. poor, well really poor conditions to say the least. on the upside we have seen aurora twice from here. we have had to do a lot of maintenance to our antennas due to salt water build...
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Fair Isle

10/09/15 poor band conditions to say the least again today. 20 and 40 meters being the only bands that really worked for us. we had some RF issues this morning also, but after a while we had these under control. we now have our pulleys (x2) in place for raising and lowering the dipoles from...
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