PMR 446 DX Weekend 2018

Joined: September 14th, 2009, 5:02 pm

June 2nd, 2018, 7:52 am #1



Here's your chance to see just how far you can get on PMR446.

The PMR446 DX Weekend will take place on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th August 2018

Calling will take place on channel 8 - 446.09375, then QSY to another channel please.

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Joined: September 9th, 2014, 1:04 am

June 2nd, 2018, 9:23 pm #2

I’m monitoring right now for calls , 446.09375

Will be on tomorrow at some point

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Joined: May 6th, 2018, 1:48 pm

June 2nd, 2018, 10:11 pm #3

Hopefully I will have finalised the design of my dipole by then!

CT6363
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Joined: September 9th, 2014, 1:04 am

June 3rd, 2018, 12:06 pm #4

Listening for any calls on ch8 for the next hour
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Joined: September 9th, 2014, 1:04 am

June 3rd, 2018, 6:33 pm #5

Back on ch8 listening right now for next couple of hours
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Joined: December 20th, 2015, 7:18 pm

June 3rd, 2018, 9:42 pm #6

Bleeding hell jay your hard to find on channel
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Joined: August 29th, 2013, 5:24 pm

June 20th, 2018, 5:21 pm #7

Hopefully I be up the Ochil Hills in central Scotland, let see how far I will get from that location. Ill be on air about 10am onwords.
Always monitering ch8 all day from my QTH.

Hope to hear from some of you on the 4/5 August :cb:

Mike
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Joined: September 14th, 2009, 5:02 pm

August 3rd, 2018, 4:09 pm #8

Get those batteries charged for this weekends event ?
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Joined: March 10th, 2018, 11:57 am

August 4th, 2018, 10:07 am #9

Propagation forecast VHF / UHF for August here:

https://tropo.f5len.org/forecasts-for-europe/
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Joined: May 6th, 2018, 1:48 pm

August 4th, 2018, 2:54 pm #10

Best I've could managed so far is 4.5 miles.

Very quiet on channel 8 here in the South Gloucs area.
Last edited by Medmal on August 4th, 2018, 2:55 pm, edited 1 time in total.
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