Going Mobile

QRV Mount Rumney
Mobile test run at Mount Rumney. not a bad view!

For a long time it has been a goal to take my own station portable to work HF. This week I finally achieved that goal.

It’s taken me a long time to get there, with the project starting in 2006 when I purchased a portable aluminium mast for the car that can be assembled as high as 12m (39.3 feet). With the help of Bruce¬†(ex VK7MBD) a custom tow bar mount was made, allowing the assembly and raising of the mast to be possible by 1 person.¬†After this, things went quiet on that project as a result of my hiatus from the hobby.

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