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Texas DX Society returns to Nicaragua

November 25-30, 2010

including the

CQWW CW Contest, November 27-28, 2010.

Latitude/Longitude:  11.8N, -85W

Grid square:  EK71au

(YN2N's shack about 10 miles from Grenada)


We participated in the CQWW CW Contest in the multi-single low power category.

We used the H7V callsign during the contest. 

During non-contest periods, we had two stations active

on 10-160m using SSB, CW, and RTTY. 

Thanks to all who spotted us on the DX clusters.



QSL Manager for all callsigns is W5PF direct with SASE.

Logs will be uploaded to LoTW.


Log search webpage.


Team  Members Name  Home Callsign YN2 Callsign Bio

First licensed K0IQY 1957.  Lived and licensed in England as G5EGB four years, in South Korea as HL9EP five years. Held local license during vacations in New Zealand 1987,  Australia 1987. DXpeditions:  Orkney Islands 1999, Yap 2003,  Falkland Islands  2004, Malta 2006, Belize 2007, BVI 2007, 5J0E 2008.    Favorite mode - CW.  Mic usually not attached to the rig. Straight key always attached.  Hold: DXCC Honor Roll (Mixed),  5BDXCC,  P100 Oblast award.   TDXS Vice President of Programs, 2009-2010.


First licensed in 1963 as KN3YNI. Licensed again in 1970 as WB5DBT.

Held LA0FV and worked portable as LA0FV/PA in 1988-1990.  DXpeditions include J3/W5PF in 2001, V63PF in 2003, VP8WWW in 2004, Malta 2006, Belize 2007, BVI 2007, 5J0E 2008. Contested at XA5T and 6D2YFM including the Number 1 NA Multi-single Phone team in 2002.  DXCC Honor Roll Mixed. I have operated mostly phone but have done more CW and RTTY recently. TDXS Vice President of Membership & Bullsheet Editor, TDXS President 2009-2010.


First licensed 1963 as WN2LYO. Previous callsigns: WB2LYO, and /9
while attending Purdue. Re-licensed as WB8TKD in 1974. Received K5WAF in
Houston Sept 2000. 9H3WF 2006, VP2V/K5WAF 2007, 5J0E 2008. Served as TDXS Field Day Chairman & Treasurer in 2005 & 2006.

Currently serving TDXS as Secretary/Treasurer. DXCC: 5BDXCC, 7 Band Mixed, Phone, CW & RTTY. Favorite mode: CW   Home page:


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