DM/BW-009 – Kandel – 1241m


October 17th, 2018; 14:00 – 15:00 UTC
My first activation of Kandel.

Wx: sunny,  14°C but limited visibility
Walking time less than five minutes from the restaurant at Kandelsattel.
Ascent/ descent: approx. 40m from/ to the restaurant.

11 CW QSOs on 20m (2 x DX into NA), 3 CW QSOs on 30m, 12 CW QSOs on 40m
Conditions on 20m were good. Activity on 30m was low as almost always, conditions on 40m seemed to be poor.

Rig: MTR-3B / 3W, 1250mAh LiPo (2S), Palm Pico Paddle Single
Ant: EFHW Dipole (40m, 30m, 20m) as inverted L on a 6m GRP Pole

How to get there?

There is a road leading up to almost the summit. I took the bus from Denzlingen to St. Peter and another bus to Kandel.