I turned on the KX3 only to find 20 Meters had S9 noise all across the band. That, and the fact that it was 30F with a wind chill caused me to just say "Nuts!" and forget about it for 2013.
So, instead I live vicariously through K6BBQ:
Oh, and by the way ....... they say it's a sign of good mental health when you can laugh and joke about yourself. Take a gander at this (fake) news story about QRPers from The NoiseBlankers Website. Hopefully, it will make you smile - just a little bit!
72 de Larry W2LJ
QRP - When you care to send the very least!