This evening was the monthly 70cm activity contest, so, despite my very poor voice, I entered this for the first hour. Conditions appeared totally flat. In 50 mins I only worked 5 stations and most were locals. In previous sessions I've managed to get my 5W to a 5el to reach about 200km. Best DX tonight was just 63km. Still I enjoyed myself. Best DX heard was IO81 square.
At the same time I was on 472kHz WSPR with the other FT817, homebrew transverter and Par antenna with strapped feeders.