Home Office and Shack

Current Shack

Home Shack Technical Setup

Flexradio 6700 Limited Edition

Home Location JN47FE

The evolution of my Shack since March 2016

JC-4s Tuner and 54m DX-Wire Premium

Stockcorner JC-4s Tuner with 54m long DX-Wire Premium

- Stockcorner JC-4s Tuner (1kW)
- for 10m to 160m
- 54m long DX-Wire Premium

Great Tuner to tune from 10m to 160m with 1kW.

Stockcorner JC-4s Tuner (1kW)

Lightning Protection & HF Ground

lightning protection is used for my SAT Antennas. As HF Ground for my JC-4s Tuner I'm using an 17m long cooper wire on my roof.

Dismantling of the AV-640 antenna - March 3, 2022

The AV-640 was dismantled on March 3, 2022 to make room for the new satellite and EME Ground-Station with 2m and 70cm Yagi antennas.
Documentation: HyGain AV-640 installation Sept. 2018 [1’454 KB]

AV-640 Antenna 6m-40m since September 2018

Home-Made "Inverted-V G5RV" Antenna - August 2016 until August 2018
Inverted-V Antenna with two short 6.5m legs - Stockcorner JC-4s remote ATU - 10.8m symmetric ladder line (Wireman 450 Ohm) - 6.3m Fiber-Mast DX-Wire Heavy-Duty - 1171 Design Baluns 1:1 current Choke 5kW

Home-Made "Inverted-V G5RV" Antenna - August 2016 until August 2018

Inverted-V Antenna with just two short 6.5m legs - Stockcorner JC-4s Tuner (ATU) - 10.8m symmetric ladder line (Wireman 450 Ohm) - 6.3m Fiber-Mast DX-Wire Heavy-Duty - 1171 Design Baluns 1:1 current Choke 5kW

This antenna did a great job. Contacts all over the world were possible from 2016 until 2018 with 1 kW power.

Inverted-V with short 6.5m legs

Inverted-V Technical Setup (1kW)

Home-Made "Inverted-V" Antenna - May 2016 until August 2016

First Home-Made "Inverted-V" Antenna in operation between May and June 2016

With this antenna I was able to make my first VK- and ZL-QSOs using about 300W.

Inverted-V with two short 6.33m wire legs, HARI Balun 1:6, 5m Alu-Mast, HARI Choke, and LDG RT-600 Remote Antenna Tuner with asymmetric feed (Coax)

Inverted-V with 6.33m wire legs, HARI Balun 1:6

First Home-Made End-feed 13.5m Antenna - March 2016

This was the start of the my new HAM career.

HARI Balun 1:10 and 13.5m wire for 10m to 80m with only 100W (without amplifier).

13.5m wire from March until May 2016 Balun 1:10