U3, 200mw and a dummy load antenna, just for fun.

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Using my trusty old U3 (now with GPS at long last) 200mW or 500mW on 6m and and 20mW on 80m into a dummy load antenna, I wanted to see how far I could get, first of all I received 878 spots in 24 hours. and my best spots were:

2017-12-10 19:42 DD5CF 5.366148 -25 0 JO30nq 0.5 EA8BFK IL38bo 3021

2017-12-10 08:28 DD5CF 18.106145 -27 -4 JO30nq 0.2 EA8BFK IL38bo 3021

2017-12-10 17:20 DD5CF 7.040145 -26 -2 JO30nq 0.2 EA8BFK IL38bo 3021

2017-12-09 12:32 DD5CF 14.097153 -23 0 JO30nq 0.2 SV1BTL KM17vx 1929

2017-12-10 15:02 DD5CF 3.594053 -26 0 JO30nq 0.02 DJ2RD JO40cc 101

No spots for 160m,

73 Colin DD5CF / G1ZOS

Link to dummy load antenna: http://dm2cdb.homepage.t-online.de/dl-antenne.htm