Attività EME: IQ2DB

IQ2DB is the callsign of ARI Como used by the A. Volta EME Team Como for EME activity on 1296 MHz.

IQ2DB EME Layout

IQ2DB is active on 23cm EME since October 10, 2021 with the following setup:
– 3 Meter diameter mesh dish, AZ-EL BIG-RAS HR rotator and Septum Feed (OK1..)
– RX: LNA G4DDK (0,28 dB NF, 30dB Gain) on the Septum Feed RX Connector, 15m of Hyperflex 10, Kuhne MKU 13G4 (1296-28MHz) Transverter, Flex Radio 6400
– TX: Flex Radio 6400, Kuhne MKU 13G4 (28-1296MHz) Transverter, RF amplifier (80W), 15m Hyperflex 10, Final Amplifier Kuhne MKU PA 23CM – 1000W CU, 4m 7/8″ coax to the Septum Feed TX connector.

Higlights

December 2021: IQ2DB 2nd Worldwide in the ARRL EME Contest, 23cm Multiop
April 2022: IQ2DB 1st Worldwide in the ARI EME Spring contest, 23cm

DateQSOInitDXCCUS statesVE provZonesGrid
Oct 10, 20210000000
Dec 31, 20213401554116220122
Jan 31, 20224621694218320135
Feb 28, 20225551804320320142
March 31, 20226611934620322151
April 30, 20228232094625422161
May 30,
2022
8382114725422163
June 30, 20228892204827423174
July 31,
2022
9452224830423178
Aug 31, 202210442304840423188