RAC Canada Day Contest 2016

RAC Summary Sheet

Start Date : 2016-07-01

CallSign Used : VE3HEU
Operator(s) : VE3HEU

Operator Category : SINGLE-OP-ASSISTED
Band : 20M
Power : LOW
Mode : CW
Default Exchange : ON
Gridsquare : FN03hp

Name : Victor

ARRL Section : ON
Club/Team :  CCO
Software : N1MM Logger+ 1.0.5763.0

Band     QSOs     Pts  Sec
14     101     592    9
Total     101     592    9

Score : 5,328

I have observed all competition rules as well as all regulations
established for amateur radio in my country. My report is
correct and true to the best of my knowledge. I agree to be
bound by the decisions of the Contest Committee.

Date : 2016-07-01        Signature :

VE3TNC Field Day 2016 TARC


Field Day at TARC Peferlaw Ontario VE3TNC

CWops Mini Test

CWOPS Summary Sheet

Start Date : 2016-06-15

CallSign Used : VE3HEU

Operator Category : SINGLE-OP-ASSISTED
Band : 20M
Power : LOW
Mode : CW
Default Exchange : Vic
Gridsquare : FN03hp

Name : Victor
Address : Carnuccio

ARRL Section : GTA
Club/Team :
Software : N1MM Logger+ 1.0.5738.0

Band     QSOs     Pts  Mlt
14      21      21   21
Total      21      21   21

Score : 441
Rig : Icom 756-proIII

Antennas : Hustler mobile whip

Soapbox : First time in this contest. Looking forward to entering again.


CQWPXCW Summary Sheet

Start Date : 2016-05-28

CallSign Used : VE3HEU
Operator(s) : VE3HEU

Operator Category : SINGLE-OP
Assisted Category : ASSISTED
Band : 20M
Power : LOW
Mode : CW
Default Exchange : #
Gridsquare : FN03hp

ARRL Section : GTA
Club/Team :  Contest Club Ontario
Software : N1MM Logger+ 1.0.5707.0

Band     QSOs     Pts  WPX
14        261     582  208
Total     261     582  208

Score : 121,056
Rig : Icom 756 Pro III

Antennas : Hustler Mobile Whip

Soapbox : Great to be back after a brief absence. Conditions were good. First time with OCC.

Lighthouse drama

SK Garry Shandling ex-KD6OY


Shandling won five Emmy Awards — three for “The Larry Sanders Show” — as well as other awards for his writing and comedy performances. As a writer, he may be best known for his work on episodes of “Sanford and Son,” “Welcome Back, Kotter,” and “The Harvey Korman Show.” He won two Peabody Awards. He also appeared in a variety of movies, including “Iron Man 2.

Dream QTH


Ross Perot’s Place in Bermuda.

psk dilemma


I’ve been parked on 17 meters mostly this winter. Activity has been waning on CW and SSB so fired up the PSK Signalink USB with FLDigi. I like the simplicity of the program. Then I remembered that I used  Ham Radio Delux with my XP computer flawlessly.  Unfortunately it is not as smooth sailing with Windows 8.1.  When interfacing with my rig the computer blue screens. So I have been running Digital Master 780 and l the logbook without connecting to the rig manually entering the mode and freq.

Above is the recent log.

Nice fall day


Worked South Cook this week. Nice fall propagation in the early morning.

Mobile balcony mounted antenna


My balcony mounted antenna high above Clarance Square. 17 Meter resonator.