Licensed since 1982
Main interests are contesting and DXing from 160m to 6m
► DXCC Honor Roll #1 Mixed and Phone
► DXCC Honor Roll CW (needing only 1 more entity (P5))
► DXCC Honor Roll RTTY (needing only 5 more entities (3Y/B, BS7H, FT5W, KH3, KH5K))
► DXCC Callenge score 3110+
► 10-Band DXCC
► 9-Band WAZ
► IOTA Honor Roll - IOTA score 1030+
► WAE-Trophy Mixed (7-Band-Sticker) + WAE-Trophy CW
Member of DARC (DOK C26), Bavarian Contest Club BCC, German DX Foundation GDXF, DIG (3564)
Since 2009 new QTH with following equipment:
RIG : TRX: Yaesu FT-DX5000MP + Yaesu FT-2000 / PA: SPE Expert 2K-FA + Acom 2000A + Acom 1000
ANT: Tower 1: SteppIR 4-element (6m to 20m) @ 18m
Tower 2: Cuscraft XM-240 2-el. 40m monobander @ 18m + InnovAntenna 5-el. 15m monobander @ 21m
Tower 3: Opti-Beam OB2-30 2-el. 30m monobander @ 15m + InnovAntenna 12-el. 6/10m duobander @ 18m
Titanex V80HD (80m to 160m) @ ground
Inverted-L (160m) @ground/14m
SteppIR Vertical (6m to 40m) @ ground
K9AY-RX-loop @ ground
up to 5 bi-directional 2-wire-beverages (abt. 250m) during winter time
My QSL Policy:
I prefere to exchange paper-QSL cards!
I will send a QSL-card via bureau for every first QSO on a new band/mode combination.
All my QSOs will be also regularly uploaded to LOTW and eQSL.
I hope to meet you on the bands!
vy 73 de Thomas, DL4MCF