Friday, May 6, 2016

Tim [KG7EJT] + Mark [K7MAS] -- SOTA Activation for Granite Mountain -- ACTIVATED! (May 6, 2016)

2m (146.520S + 146.580S) SOTA Activated!
Thanks again for the contacts today!
Always great to hear you when I’m out there.
Are you familiar with Washington Trails Association (WTA)?
They recently published an article on ham radio and SOTA.
I’ve attached a few photos from our joint Activation of Granite Mountain today; Mark [K7MAS], and me. 
 Tim [KG7EJT]
We plan to be on the summit of
Granite Mountain near Snoqualmie Pass
about noon on Friday. 
We'll have 2m-fm and HF; 
20m and 40m. 
7.285 ssb on 40m; 
not sure frequency for 20m. 
I also have 70cm-fm.
SOTA reference for Granite Mountain is W7W/KG-037.
I look forward to talking with you and others tomorrow!
Tim [KG7EJT] with Mark [K7MAS]
(Friday May 6, 2016 @ Noon)
(below: Tim [KG7EJT] Listening For YOU!)

SOTA Activation
Please check in with Tim and Mark
on 146.52 SIMPLEX
Granite Mountain near Snoqualmie Pass
around Noon today

Summit Information for W7W/KG-037
Granite Mtn - 1716m, 6 points
Association: USA - Washington  Region: WA-King
Latitude: 47 25 3 N, Longitude: 121 28 53 W
Today's Sunrise: 12:37 UTC, Today's Sunset: 03:27 UTC

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PNWSOTA: SOTA Activation: Granite Mountain, King County, Washington
- February 28, 2015 (by Mark [K7MAS])
(Submitted by PNWSOTA on 01 Mar 2015)
Summit Activity
Total Activations: 6
Latest By:
  • K3XD on 30 Apr 2016
  • NU7A on 30 Jun 2015
  • KG7EJT on 28 Feb 2015
  • K7MAS on 28 Feb 2015
  • NU7A on 31 Jul 2014
First Activated by:
  • K3XD on 05 Aug 2013
46 QSOs on these bands:
40m 9 20%
20m 16 35%
17m 4 9%
2m 17 37%

Posted by PSRG FUN BLOG at 05/06/2016 0800PT