Home        Shack       Antennas       Marítime Mobile       Propagation        Gallery       QSL info AM5M in the CQWW CW Contest 2009 AM5M Team 2009: From left to right Juan EA5RS, Juan EA5FID, Yuri EA5GTQ and Salva EA5DY. AM5M is the multioperator single-transmitter team which achieved EA´s highest score in the 2009 CQWW DX CW Contest. The QTH was EA5RS’s station at Punta Prima in SW Spain, 300 m. away from the Mediterranean shore. Operators proudly smile at the camera after the 48 h effort: - 5,400 QSO, 168 Zones, 598 Countries Juan EA5FID at the running pile- up Ooops, that’s a nice double mult. Yuri EA5GTQ at the knobs of the new K3 Salva EA5DY at the low bands mult station Yuri EA5GTQ at the 10-15-20m mult station: K3 + Acom 2000 Juan EA5RS. Running and mult stations shared one single tower: - Optibeam 11-3 at 28m - Yagi 2 el de 40m at 25m - 2xCushcraft A3 at 21m & 14m - Dipole for 80m One hand pile-up handling. FT1000mp + Acom 2000. 30 m high tower view from bottom. Shunt fed tower was used on 160m. Ground plane was made by several long stripes of ‘chicken mesh’ and  many wire radials Detail of the radials and chicken mesh connections. 65 DXCC were contacted on 160m. Click on the images to enlarge