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VK2AFK

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Ben Sharif

2747 Sydney
Australia, NSW

OC
australia
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Call data

Last update:2021-10-07 22:36:29
QTH:Glenmore Park
Continent:OC
Views:77
Main prefix:VK
Federal state:NSW
Latitude:-33.7947100
Longitude:150.6651573
Locator:QF56HE
IOTA:OC-001
DXCC Zone:150
ITU Zone:59
CQ Zone:30

QSL dataUp to date!

Last update:2021-05-20 06:10:05
eQSL QSL:YES
Bureau QSL:no
Direct QSL:YES
LoTW QSL:no

Biography

Thank you for visiting my page and welcome.

I can often be found lurking in DMR Brandmeister TG 91, 502, 50210, 505, 510 and 50520 :-)

My QTH is approximately 55km west of the CBD Sydney, Australia, the most beautiful city in Australia and arguably the most beautiful city in the world - who said I am not bias :-)

I am relatively new to the world of DMR. Only started to get involved with DMR since March 2021, as a result of the Covid-19 lockdown and being bored not being able to go anywhere and do anything. Naturally I am still feeling my way around DMR and while I am enjoying it, I havn't a clue what I am doing :-)

Prior to DMR I was only operating on UHF(70cm) and VHF(2m) because I was limited by space around my residence where erecting antennas of any decent size for HF is not possible. As a result I am confining myself to DMR as it serves most of my present requirements.

I make use of my radios mainly in my spare time and during my overland travel exploring the Australian countryside and outback fulfilling my passion for photography, now that I am fully retired and free to move around the country without the tethering of occupational responsibilities.

Apart from Radio and Travel/Landscape photography, my other passion was Flying which I can no longer indulge due to a slight vertigo problem thus failing my medical for my pilot license.

I am looking forward to making contact wherever and whenever I can. I am on whatsapp and facebook https://www.facebook.com/fotograffiti.australia/

At the moment, I am just operating mobile and HT as I discovered that DMR meets my current requirements.

73s

Equipment

Anytone AT-778U/V
Leixen VV-898S
TYT TH-UV8000D
QYT KT8900
QYT KT-980 Plus
UV-5R
UV-82HP
BF-F8+ III
Anytone AT-D878U/V
Retevis RT3S

  

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