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T22T Tuvalu

T22T Team will be active from Tuvalu Islands, IOTA OC - 015, 21 September - 9 October 2023.
Team - Rebel DX Group.
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T22T Log search They will operate on 160 - 6m, CW, SSB, FT4, FT8.
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T22T Tuvalu News

T22T Tuvalu. LoTW done for all hams who applied for confirmation via clublog.
Qsl cards from this activity will be printed tougheter with T32TT cards and send out around January

T22T Tuvalu News 4 October 2023

QRT due to info from local hospital and health Dpt. We were inform about big flu virus around Tuvalu. Most people already coughing badly. This can be double after independance day parties.
In this case we decided to go back earlier than planned.
We really hope German team T2C will be able to make a good show next week or two. So far big construction company almost finish the project so they will start packing and moving heavy equipment away.
Final log will be set tomorrow
All log problems or any other issue please use dedicated email from qrz page.
And don't worry about dupes, we don't care about them at all.
Better to be sure and have 3 dupes than nothing and no qso.
Thanks for all qso's
Next one soon.
Rebel Team
Teddy
T22T.

T22T Tuvalu News 1 October 2023

From now we will run no brain FT4 festival for 24h. All bands SSB or cw on 20m when noise reduce to s5 s6
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T22T.

T22T Tuvalu News 30 September 2023

Talofa from Tuvalu
GSM 4G Internet stop working here. No international roaming allowed.
Hotel network don't let us upload the log.
"clublog" is marked as suspicious web page and is blocked. Hope 4G Will come back tomorrow
If you worry about your qso's just wait till tomorrow or call again. We don't care about dups at all.
From tomorrow we will concentrate on FT4 modes most of the time. Little ssb or cw only when background noise is gone for some minutes.
T22T.

T22T Tuvalu News 29 September 2023

Another 2 Verticals damaged. Total of 4 verticals damaged, 1 dipole between the trees, 3 coaxes, 20 radials
Time to fly back
T22T
T22T Tuvalu News 29 September 2023

T22T Tuvalu News 26 September 2023 Part 2

It's almost impossible to work ssb and cw till this heavy equipment or us go away.

Most signals are killed by so many different things here. Something is making S9 noise and perfectly kills signals weaker than s6, s7

We are doing whatever we can to make contacts.
T22T.

T22T Tuvalu News 26 September 2023

80m will start today at 4:00 UTC.

T22T Tuvalu News 25 September 2023 Part 2

We are planning to move a way from Funafuti hotel for last week of activity to one of the remote island nearby with a generator. Horrible led noise, lights, flashing bling bling island style light noise, heavy equipment usage around hotel make the operation little crazy.

Another antennas are damaged by massive loaders. We are short with space here as there is impossible to use shore line due to construction side. The place on the picture is the only one we can use it for antennas but noise level there is s9+++ on 20m down.

T22T Tuvalu News 25 September 2023

In this case we will run FT modes and move for last week somewhere a way from this place if possible.

In case you have hard time to copy us or need cw and ssb you can wait for a great, 12man team of German operstors planning to visit Tuvalu.

There is only 2 of us here on T22T and we are working as much we can.
T22T.

T22T Tuvalu News 25 September 2023

T22T Tuvalu stastics 25 September 2023 - 51231 QSOs in Log, 48867 FT8, 1989 FT4, 191 CW, 184 SSB.

T22T Tuvalu News 24 September 2023

Log will be update twice a day. Don't panic if you can't find your qso's. If you not sure keep calling. We don't care about dupes. It's better to have 4 dupes and be sure you are in the log than nothing.

Internet connection is very slow locally.

Some facts.

5GB data = $50 AUD

Drinking water 1.5l =$2.5 to $4AUD

Accommodation $183AUD/day/ room

Hotel "lunch" $20AUD per head (rice, chicken wing)

Fresh water gone 100 times a day.

Permanent, huge RF noise.

Solaras, led lights, open electric wires, ect

But a lot of fun, as always!

T22T.

T22T Tuvalu News 23 September 2023 Part 2

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READ WELL BEFORE YOU PRESS ENABLE TX!

Stop posting here your screenshots, wife pictures, cats, dogs, flying carpet and messages with requests.

Each activity has email address to use.

Rebel Team

Teddy, T22T.

T22T Tuvalu News 23 September 2023

Folks

Still fighting with crazy noise level from gov. buildings, solar street and hotel lights. There is no way to escape from it.... until we switch them off on the rebel way? 😂

That it's actually plan for low bands. So far 160 and 80 is out of "buiessnes"

There is also massive construction work next to our spot. They already cut coax 3 times by some of the Heavy equipment 😬

17 and 20m almost death during the day (more less 10am till 4pm local time ) very low signals and low trafic

As soon as we will finish setting up all the antennas, we will start cw and ssb activity
T22T.

T22T Tuvalu News 21 September 2023

Regards from Tuvalu

Team set 4 stations so far.

Bad news is 160, 80, 40 not exist in 4 different hotels.

S9+60db permanently. We will try to do something tomorrow during the day.

More updates tomorrow
T22T.

T22T Tuvalu News 20 September 2023

T22T Team start activity from Tuvalu Island.

T22T Tuvalu News 1 September 2023

T22T will be on air from September 21st till October 9th.
10 stations will be on air at the same time.

T22T Tuvalu News 1 August 2023

T22T Tuvalu activity

Preperation continues.

6m to 160m planned.

9 stations will be on air.

CW and FT8 as priority.

Time frame: mid September for about 20 days.
T22T Team.

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