John in his shack

This is John in his shack. He is one of the most enthusiastic operators on 136 and holds many firsts.

who put that in the dustbin?

John's beautifully made coil lives in this plastic dustbin to keep the rain off. The variometer can be seen on top of the coil.

things are looking up

The house end of the G4GVC long wire is supported by this fiberglass mast. John uses "invisible" 22swg wire for the antenna. That, and the jpeg compression, explain why you can't see it!