DL1EAL is located in Erkrath (Grid Locator JO31LE), a city of about 46,000 inhabitants in Mettmann County, about 25 miles north of Cologne. Erkrath is adjacent to Duesseldorf in the West, Hilden in the South, Haan in the East and Mettmann in the North.
The radio shack is located right in the center of the Hochdahl township, in the top floor of an 8-floor building. The radio equipment is as follows:
Transceiver: Elecraft K3S (100 Watt max.)
Antenna: Long Wire, approx. 18 m (58 ft.) long
Tuner: MFJ-993 BRT remote controlled automatic tuner at the feed point.
Computer: Intel Core i7, 3 GHz, Windows 7 64-bit