2023 Texel island spring time activity will run from May 22nd until June 2nd. The 2022 indian summer activity was in October 2022. Call sign is PD/DO1BEN.
Texel is located in the northern part of The Netherlands in the Wadden See. Texel Island is IOTA Ref.: EU-038.
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 is Yaesu FT2000. I used a self made verticals antennas for 10 and 20 meters. And for 40 meters i will set up a inverted V (wide space) dipole. Activities are in sideband operations and as in 2021 started also again in FT8/FT4 mode.
Power in FT8/FT4 is 10 watt only from Icom IC-705.
Hope to see you all down the logs…
Former activities, from the same place, where in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 (two activies), 2021 and in 2022 (two activities)
Some picts from our location and our tours will be availabe later, please – click here –.