My name ist Christopher and I am from Kiel (JO54bi), the capital of Schleswig-Holstein at the coast of the Baltic Sea. Since June 2023, I am a licensed ham radio operator.
My callsign is DO9CK and my DMR ID is 2631337.
I am interested in portable and mobile radios, therefore my equipment is mainly QRP-like and operates on VHF/UHF:
- Icom ID-5100E as my mobile VHF/UHF FM transceiver, also for D-Star operation
- Yaesu FT-818nd as my „Swiss Army Knife“ for HF/VHF/UHF with low power
- Yaesu FT-5D as my portable, also for YSF (C4FM) operation
- Two Retevis RT3S as my portables for DMR operation
- Komunika GP-Mini-Dual VHF/UHF-Antenne for up to 300 W
- Moonraker Whizz Whip HF/HF/UHF-Antenne for up to 10 W with FM resp. 25 W with AM/SSB/CW
- A selfmade dipol antenna for VHF/UHF
- Several end fed lambda-half wire antennas for 15m to 70cm
- Two RTL2832/R820 based SDRs, one with a VHF/UHF and one with an HF antenna
- Two MMDVM dual-hat hotspots, one for DMR and one for D-Star and C4FM
- A NanoVNA and a TinySA Ultra along with VSWR and Power meters