PZ - Suriname



The home of Ramon, PZ5RA is now available for rent!

Contact: Ramon Kaersenhout, E-mail pz5ra@amsat.org (or pz5ra@hotmail.com), phone: +597-490976 or +597-08837720

The station consists of the following:

Rigs: 2x Yaesu FT-920 (one is now abroad for repair), and a Kenwood TS-50

Amplifiers: Acom 2000A, Kenwood TL-922A, and Heathkit SB-220.

Antennas on 1st tower: Mosley PRO-67-B with 7 elements for 10-40 m; and a 3 el. Yagi for 6m

Antennas on 2nd tower: TH3MK3  3 element tribander; and a 6 element for 6m (home made)

Wire antennas: Alpha Delta DX-Sloper for 30m, 160m and 80m (ssb); and Dipole for 80m (cw)

Digital: PTC-2 DSP Multimode Pactor Controller for Pactor, RTTY and PSK31 operation.All the available digital modes via the sound card of the PC using Mixwave 2.14.

Ramon is offering a total package. That includes transportation to and from the airport ( a one hour drive), lodging, meals, drinks (non-alcoholic), use of the shack and of course taking care of the PZ licenses.

Ham visitors will stay at Ramonís place.  The house has 2 bedrooms for hams/visitors (air conditioned), and a separate bathroom for the guests. Each bedroom has a twin size bed. Ramonís place can accommodate 4 at a time.  In case of more guests there is a possibility of making special arrangements.

Price will vary depending on the number of visitors Ė contact Ramon for price and availability. If you would like to know more information don't hesitate to ask for it.

Thanks and regards,

Ramon, PZ5RA (July 2005)

Photos from the 2003 PZ5A contest effort can be seen at: http://mdxa.org/pz_2003.html

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