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Hallo to everybody,

I'm Stefano IT9CWA, 55 years old, married, two sons. I'm a manager working for the most important italian bank. I enjoy the radio since 1972. I started on 11 meters band (278 reached and confirmed countries) and, after so many years, I got my first ham license in 1997 with callsign IW9GLW. After two years I got my extra class license. I live in Cefalù (locator JM78AA, long 14deg01'12''E, lat 38deg02'23''N), a famous touristic city on the mediterranean sea coast.



My rig (current set): Radios: Icom IC-756 pro III, Kenwood TH-F7E; Linear amplifier: Kenwood TL922; Mic: Icom SM20; Key: Bencher BY2;Computer: Acer Aspire 5920G 934G32BN Intel 2 Core T9300 with Windows Vista H.P.; Program for digi modes: MixW3.01 reg; USB Interface RigExpert Plus; Electronic Log: Flynext.



My antennas: 3 elements Yagi for 12 and 17 mt.; 3 elements Yagi for 10, 15 and 20 mt.; 2 elements Yagi for 40 mt.; 2 elements Yagi for 30 mt. on 40 mt band boom; inverted "V" dipoles 1/4 lambda for 80 and 160 mt.; Vertical HF3B (40, 80,160mt.); Tower: Pro.Sis.Tel. 14mt. high; rotator: Pro.Sis.Tel. PST61





My score on HF bands:                                                    

Confirmed countries on each mode

(without deleted):                                       Myself and my rig (previous set - 2008)

PHONE   334     

CW          313   

RTTY       296

BPSK      165

Confirmed countries on each band:

160 mt.: 128

80 mt.:   224

40 mt.:   296

30 mt.:   298

20 mt.:   327

17 mt.:   321

15 mt.:   316

12 mt.:   275

10 mt.:   270


Confirmed countries (without 3 deleted) for all bands and all modes: 335

IOTA score: 792 islands

Not confirmed countries: 6 - Crozet Isl., Heard Isl., Navassa, Palmyra & Jarvis Isl., Prince Edward & Marion Isl., South Sanwich Isl.


You can see my log (last release from Jan 28 1999 through April 12 2014) on http://www.clublog.org/logsearch/it9cwa or http://dx.qsl.net/cgi-bin/logform.cgi?it9cwa


My current set (another picture - 2012)


Another picture (complete rig - 2010)


My antennas before the storm (5 ele.yagi for 10 mt.band was destroyed!!)


Myself and my rig - 1984                                                             Myself and my rig - 1989


Cefalù from antennas' site


Cefalù from the helicopter


Cefalù from little harbor (day and night)


Cefalù: sunset from the beach


Cefalù: the famous norman Cathedral


Cefalù: two other fantastic photos



During summer 2012, I started with another station located in my holidays' home. The village is called Gratteri, 700 meters a.s.l., locator JM67XX (long.13deg58'20''E lat 37deg57'56''N), and my working conditions are really simply: RTX: Kenwood TS570D, Kenwood TS140S, Uniden 2020P; MIC: Kenwood MC60; Linear Amplifier ERE HL1201P (600 W), ANT: Windom 80-10 mt.band; triband dipole (10-15-20 mt.); Rotator: Hy-gain CD45II; USB Interface: RigExpert Plus; Computer: Acer Aspire 1663WLMI.


Gratteri: my rig (2014) and my antennas


Gratteri: some views


Catch you soon on frequency.


73' de Stefano IT9CWA





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