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CQ WW 2015

Last Call - M0YKS Feeling Pleased & Tired Finishing The CQ WW 2015 Contest at 00.00 utc  This year during CQ World Wide I managed 172 QSO's and 18 CQ DX Zones, conditions were reasonable throughout the contest but not quite as good as last year. Despite that I heard four other CQ DX Zones, Zone 3, 10, 23 and Zone 30 which if I had managed to work all four I would have beaten my high score of 21 that I had repeated last year. Nevertheless, I had a great time participating as a low power single unassisted operator and managed to log CQ Zones 2, 4, 5, 8, 9, 11, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21, 24, 25, 33 and Zone 40. I was happy with the station and everything went well with some interesting DX from China, Japan, The Middle East, The Caribbean and West Indies, North and South America as well as Europe. I worked across the entire HF bands and thoroughly enjoyed myself, Thanks to All Stations Worked! I made a video during this year's CQ World Wide Contest which is now avai

A Steady Climb To 1000 Subscribers

I have had a nice steady stream of subscribers to my Youtube Channel since I first began my video antics back in september 2006. Drum roll.....followed by loud trumpet!! Well today I made it to 1000 subscribers on Youtube! Thanks Guys! :-) I made a couple of ham radio related videos over the past few weeks which I have posted below. Thanks again, your support is very much appreciated. 73 Happy Ham ing!