For the 2016 K2KW/6Y5 and 6Y6M operations, QSL via NN7AZ
Please QSL all 2015 and earlier DX operations to WA4WTG.
I've traveled all over the world for work and pleasure, visiting about 35 DXCC entities on 6 continents. I'm an avid CW contester, and I rarely get on the air outside of a contest. For most of the past 10-20 years I was mostly a guest op at larger stations or went on DXpeditions. With my relocation to VA I hope to be more active using my own callsign! (hasn't happend in 3 years so far, so who am I kidding?)
My good friend N6BT and I are co-founders of the DXpedition group we call "Team Vertical". We only use vertical antennas on the beach at strategically selected locations, and the team has collectively set over a dozen world records in the CQWWCW and WPXCW contests. Through our adventures and learning’s since 1997 (which we openly share), we've had a profound impact on the way many DXpeditions chose their operating site, and of course, antennas. We enjoy sharing what we learned in hopes of advancing the art of amateur radio. Here are some pictures and video from our trip to The Bahamas in November 2010 http://n6bt.com/n6bt-C6-2010-1.htm
I currently work for Harris Communications designing LMR systems for public safety (police, fire, ambulance etc). Prior to that, I’ve been in the Cellular telecommunications industry since the late 80’s.
When I took a work sabbatical in 2000-2001, I created a web page with many of the Team Vertical adventures. Now married with a family and kids I don't have any time to maintain them, but there's a lot of great information on them. One of these years (decades) I will update the site.
For DXpedition trips, I've been favoring VHF efforts in the Caribbean in the past few years.
www.k2kw.com (Team Vertical operations and stuff)
CW Ops #80, A-1 Operator Club, ARRL Life Member, past President of the Northern California Contest Club, member SWODXA, member MadRiver Radio Club, member PVRC
Thanks for visiting my QRZ.com page. If you are looking for a QSL card from my past DX adventures, please QSL via WA4WTG.
Best regards, Kenny K2KW
Below is a picture of my new house in Evington VA. The out-building is called the "Barn", which is metal building 60' x 24' and houses the ham shack, among other things.
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