Published on Saturday, 12 January 2013 17:34
Al Koblinski is now permanently QRV in Luzon Phillippines. He will use the callsign DU1/W7XA until he is assigned a DU callsigns by the officials. He is awaiting the arrival of his personal belongings from the USA. Until that time his operating conditions are as follows:
Elecraft K3 100 Watts
Antenna is a 15 Meter half wave sloper with the top at about 16 feet and the bottom at 6 feet.
The QTH is in a village called Pasong Langka (roughly translated as Jackfruit Pass due to the abundance of Jackfruit here) and located at about 2000 feet above sea level on the North slope of the Taal volcano, about 30 miles south of Manila.