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SOTA OE/SB-235 Kienalkopf

SOTA OE/SB-235 Kienalkopf

WX today was extremely hot but we decided to walk a “little” summit called Kienalkopf, where I tested my improved gear (KX3 and Buddipole Dipole)… Read more…

14km/9mi walk – 3 summits, 2 OMs, 1 dipole

14km/9mi walk – 3 summits, 2 OMs, 1 dipole

Today we earned our sota activator points very hard. A nearly 14 kilometer (9 miles) walk took us over three summits in the area of Saalfelden-Leogang. In about 8 hours of total time we left 2.000 meters of altitude difference behind us on our snowshoes… Read more…

Electrifying Sota

Electrifying Sota

Today Sota was special – it was in some kind electrifying – but more on this later.
We started so early that we were sitting in the cable car before it actually starts – because the weather forecast said snow/rain at noontime -soon we reached the top.

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Three more summits winter-activated

Three more summits winter-activated

Today another three summits were activated by SNL Franz and ATN Tom (by ski) – Hochalmspitze, Reiterkogel and Bernkogel. Read more…

SOTA 2012 started…

SOTA 2012 started…

…triple activation by SNL and ATN today by ski. We had fantastic blue sky while working from three summits. SNLs rig and ATNs antenna work great together… A little wind an some QSB but all went o.k. Read more…

SOTA first 3 summits this winter

SOTA first 3 summits this winter

SNL Franz did a very good job in activating his last 3 summits this year… Already within the bonus-points season he achieved another 31 points! Read more…