August 7, 2021 07:00 – 08:00 UTC
My fourth activation of Plettenberg.
Wx: Overcast, approx. 15°C, rain started at 8:00
Walking time: 20 min. up, 15 min. down
Ascent/ descent: approx. 100 vertical metres
Rig: FT-290R and SG-Lab 1300MHz transverter, Belcom LS202E for 2m SSB
Ant: Bi-Quad for 23cm on a tripod, Oblong for 2m on a 6m squid pole
Condx on 23cm seemed to be good.
13 QSOs on 23cm SSB
– First activation on 23cm
– ODX: 311km