Monthly Archives: October 2010

DX Mafia

Okay our time is nearly up. So its time for the group photo’s. Attending this Dxpedition were Marc Vissers, Guido Schotmans, Marc van Leemputten and Dave Onley. This Dxpedition has been fairly average but we all still managed to come … Continue reading

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The sun always rises in the morning at Walsoorden – Just like a hot air balloon

DX Hot air balloon rides at dawn over Walsoorden It has been a very busy 24 hours and out of the ashes of the evening (High winds and noise) we actually heard some reasonable signals. Saturday evening the Asian signals … Continue reading

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DX – Downtime

We all managed a bit of sleep. A few hours here and a few hours there. Dxpeditions are never really a holiday in the sun. Its like being at work and having to be methodical in what you do. Saturday … Continue reading

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Nocturnal Dxing

It’s into the wee hours here in Holland. Marc Vissers and Dave Onley are going the distance. Its 0022 UTC or 2:22am local time. Signals have really picked up from Nth America. In the past hour I have logged 1700 … Continue reading

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Evening conditions – Friday

A very interesting afternoon and evening listening coupled with a visit or two. Mediumwave provided extremely strong signals from 1566 HLAZ in Korea, signals were also reasonable from 1170 VOA Poro, 1557 WYFR Taiwan, Voice of Guanghou on 981. 1521 … Continue reading

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Morning logs

This morning I had the opportunity to use the K9AY antenna which has been erected here on a permanent basis. It does have some problems that it is designed for 160m and some filters in the switching cause poor performance … Continue reading

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Walsoorden Dxpedition – October 14 – 17 2010

Hello everyone. Welcome to the Walsoorden Dxpedition pages. The Dxpedition unofficially began on Thursday night when I made my way down to Walsoorden in Zeeland (Holland). The rest of the guys arrived bright and early at 8am on the Friday … Continue reading

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