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2019-08-21 17:04:27 UTC
 

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OH5KUY

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Ari Riikonen

53420 FIN-53420 LAPPEENRANTA
Finland

EU
finland
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Call data

Last update:2019-08-19 17:04:04
QTH:south-east part of Finland
Continent:EU
Views:383
Main prefix:OH
Latitude:61.0664480
Longitude:28.3164480
Locator:KP41DB
DXCC Zone:224
ITU Zone:18
CQ Zone:15
Website:luonnollisestimustolasta.…

Most used bands

80m
(35%)
15m
(16%)
20m
(15%)
10m
(13%)
30m
(9%)

Most used modes

RTTY
(30%)
CW
(20%)
SSB
(14%)
PSK31
(8%)
FT8
(7%)

QSL dataUp to date!

Last update:2019-01-04 07:09:11
eQSL QSL:YES
Bureau QSL:YES
Direct QSL:YES
LoTW QSL:YES
Extra QSL Info:SWL-cards most welcome

Biography

Radio operator from Lappeenranta -city, in KP41DB. Most time active on digimodes and CW. I like working qrp from my home station in Lappeenranta (MUSTOLA) and sometimes from my mobile. FT-817 (5 Watts) and R8-vertical with G5RV are good weapons for dx-hunting on qrp.

My latest purchase is Kenwood TS-480SAT for my home station in Lappeenranta.

My main station is in Enonkoski, KP42JE, just 40 km north of Savonlinna -city: in the middle of nothing. There is a lot of free space for setting up antennas and towers. At the moment I have there 30 meters tower with KT-34XA beam for HF and smaller antennas for VHF/UHF-bands. An other tower with satellite gear is QRV now too.
Other antennas are dipole for 80/40 mtrs and WiMo-3W vertical for WARC-bands. On VHF I am mainly active on APRS-network. The rigs in use there are Kenwood TM-D700 for VHF/UHF and Yaesu FT-1000MP for HF / FT-847 for HF/ 6-meters and VHF/UHF bands including "birds".

My QSL-policy: cards are available via buro or direct if needed. I like using eQSL -service and LoTW, so all eQSL and directs are very wellcome as well as SWL-cards. When working at Enonkoski (KP42JE), I shall update my records on LoTW/eQSL as soon as I am back home.

Time to time I spend time with contests, but most time I like working with everyone who are active on my "waterfall" hi.

My EPC#2514 FL01; OMC#103 DMC# 743, Feld Hell -club FH 1700 and 30MDG#0671 (club activity) My home club is OH5AB, (OH5B) here in Lappeenranta and my new club OI5R (Military station) in Imatra. My nick on bands is simply ARI. 73 CU!

Worked DXCCs:

Equipment

OH5KUY - KP41DB (Lappeenranta, OHC 513)

FOR HF (QRP):

RIGs: FT-817 5 Watts
ANTs: G5RV and R8-multiband vertical

FOR (QRO):

RIGs: TS-480SAT 5 Watts - 100 Watts
ANTs: G5RV/ R8-vertical / dipole for 6 mtrs

FOR VHF/UHF:

RIGs: TM-D700 and TH-D7 / FT2D (digital)
ANTs: Dualband vertical for 2 mtrs / 70 cm

OH5KUY - KP42JE (Enonkoski, OHC 402)

FOR HF:

RIG 1: FT-817 (QRP) max. 5 Watts
RIG 2: FT-1000MP (QRO) max. 100 Watts.
RIG 3: R-339 Militarystation from Russia with 300 W amplifier.
RIG 4: FT-847 (QRP/QRO) for 50 MHz and satellites
ANTs: KT-34XA beam at 30 high tower, WiMo 3W vertical for WARC-bands


FOR VHF/UHF:

RIGs: TM-D700 / FT-847

ANTs: Dualband vertical for 2 mtrs/ 70 cm at 23 high tower, dipoles and Yagis for 70 cm.
WiMo vertical for 6 mtrs. OscarPack (16el cross-Yagi /2 mtrs with 30el cross-Yagi/ 70 cm for satellites)


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OH5KUY / Summer QTH at Enonkoski, KP42je
  

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