Worldwide distributor of ARRL books/CDs and Radio Amateur Callbook CDs for 30 years. E-mail for your internet discount.Thanks to the help of my Elmer, Dale, W0EZT (now AG4Y), I obtained my novice license while in high school, obtaining the call WN0HAW. Within a year, I passed the General test & my call became W0HAW.
While attending Greenville College in Illinois, I obtained a second call K9EWB. I was chief operator of the club station K9BJV.
I graduated from the University of Kansas (B.S.E.E.) & moved to Southern CA, obtaining the call WA6ORJ. I passed the Extra Class exam in 1977 at the San Diego FCC office. Immediately after passing the test, I turned in a list of preferred calls & was given the first one on my list: AA6EE. The AA block of calls was just being opened up. This was before he FCC set up the vanity call system.
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Member of the ARRL for over 45 years. Member of the Ramona Outback ARS. Primary operating interests: Contests & DXing. Technical interests: antennas.
I am the president of Mountain View DX Club, which holds the call NX6I (obtained Oct 2015). Other officer are Mark - N3MDH, Dale -AG4Y & Dianne (XYL of AA6EE).
My xcvr is a Yaesu FT-1000MP. I have an amplifier, but have not used it since 1994.
The pictures below were taken in June2012 & show my son Mark (now N3MDH) & myself installing two new HyGain beams: 20M 4L monobander & a 10/15M duobander (4-el on 10 & 3-el on 15). The tower is a TriEx 71 ft. four-section crank up. We used a 40' boom-lift to speed up the installation of the beams. We were assisted by Don, KF6AUP.
73, Duane, AA6EE Phone (760)789-3674
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