Texel Island EU-038

Texel Island


2021 Texel island activity was from October 9th until 21th. Call sign was PD/DO1BEN. Texel is located in the northern part of The Netherlands in the Wadden See. Texel Island is IOTA Ref.: EU-038. We are planing a spring time activty for end of April 2022.

QTH: De Cocksdorp Locator: JO23KD

There is also a Lighthouse on the Island. It's valid for World Lighthouse On The Air award.  WLOTA Ref.: LH 0043


TRX was Yaesu FT2000. I used a self made vertical antenna for 20 meters. And for 40 meters i set up a inverted V (wide space) dipole. Activities where in sideband operations and some digimodes (RTTY and PSK31/63). New in 2021 is that i was active in FT8 mode as well. Power in FT8 was 10 watt only from Icom IC-705. Thanks to all who came back to my calls..

Former activities, from the same place, where in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 (two activities), 2018 , 2019 (two activities) and 2020 (also two activies)..

Some picts from our location and our tours are availabe here: - - .

QSL card. QSL via homecall.


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