Radio Station on Board Chemical Tanker M/V M.P GRACE/ELBG. Running at that time From Tampa, Florida USA to Santos Brazil and Port of Spain in Trinidad. Picture taken in 1.977. I was 25 years old. .
Hello to everybody visiting this page. I am a Former Radio Electronics Officer from the Merchant Navy. Now Retired since 2nd July 2012. I was sailing for almost 14 years all over the world in diferent kind of ships except for passengers ships. Then after giving up sailing, I was working at the Spanish maritime Mobile service network at the Coast Radio Stations as Radio Officer too, in Madrid/EAD, Barcelona/EAB and Valencia/EAV.
Member for life of The CW Operators Club. CWops ID#1048
Member of "URE" (Spanish Amateur Radio Union). Number 57.836
Description of my Radio shack:
Transceivers: ICOM - 746. ICOM - 756 Pro 2. Yaesu FT- 990 AC.
Linear Amplifier: Ameritron AL-811
Antennas: vertical CUSHCRAFT MA5V Which works from Ten to Twenty meters.
Full Size Inverted V Dipole G5RV.
Hexbeam antenna 2 Elements Yagi on Each band, from 6 to 20 meters. Broadband design by G3TXQ
Antenna Rotator: Yaesu G-450C
Keys: Vibroplex Square Racer Magnetic Return. Begali Signature magnetic return. Begali Simplex and Vibroplex Bug.
QSL Cards OK VIA LoTW, Direct and QRZ.com.
Hobbies and activities: Ham radio, Cycling, gardening, reading and learning languages .
Road Bike: Look Frame 595 pro team full carbon. Wheels CAMPAGNOLO SHAMAL ULTRA two Way Fit Tubeless. Group Campagnolo Record 10 speeds. Thank you for visiting this page and I hope to contact you on air. Best 73.
Launching of the Spanish Oil tanker "URQUIOLA" Call letters: EGEY . This Photo was taken in November 1.973 in the Port of Bilbao, North of Spain. I was on board as Apprentice Radio Officer doing my practice days of navigation.
Radio Station of The Bulkcarrier M/V JAPANA January 1.986.-
Begali Signature and Vibroplex. Both Magnetic Return Keys.
Begali Simplex key using springs.
HEXBEAM ANTENNA BROADBAND, designed by G3TXQ and built by Waldi/SP7IDX.
18th March 2012. Climbing The "Monte Umbe" Mountain Pass during the International Clasic of Cycling in Bilbao Spain. Here Comanding a group.
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