Hurricane versus ham radio on Mexico's coastline
October 7th to 14th, 2007
XCVR & ANT:
Yaesu FT-100D (cca. 100W) on power supply into Spiderbeam
KB1FMM, N0PKX, WF5A, W8FHF, KE7MU, K4FLH, WB8DEG, WA4OGZ, KI4KQ, K2WI, N8WRL, K8UV, WA6DKN, K9KEJ, EI7JN, VE3EBM, GM1YOG, ON6GV, G8DQZ, IW5DOK, MD0CCE, ON7IS, EA1DFP, IW3SNW, IK4MRK, UR7EY, UY0LL, KC9LDK, IW5EFX, KG4HUF, VA2RIO, G0PHY, N7NKO, OM6IB, OM6MH, HB9SPACE, W2YM, WB4FWQ, KE0XS, KC9LXO, KD4YUX, W9BDN, W9ILY/m, KE4MBP, KO8S, AB6OP, N8ZI, VE6BGL, K8EAW, GI0EJU, NZ0A, F5TTI, IZ6BXI, DL4DZL, PA1BR, G0OWU, DK3BT, K3ZO, PE1CVL, F6EZR, HB9AAA, DJ3WEK, PE1AUV, UA3TCJ, K3STR, NB7PX, N8YH, DL6LW, DG0OFT, CO8BO, OZ2PM, WU2B, KI4JIK, RW3DD, OZ2PBS, NY4P, W4KES, WB8N, ON7RMA, OT4A, DK1QH, I4ABF, K4REB/m, N0SCS, K1ATT, KE7EQA, VA3EJD, W4RPW, W3FVJ, KI4CGN, KE5OKQ, VE3BX, F5VCM, SM6LIF, IW2NLJ
After several successful days of operating from this wonderful location, my laptop's drive gave out taking my QSO log with it. I continued DXing until a developing hurricane passing through the peninsula tore my antenna down and ended this marvelous expedition.