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Though I held a novice license back in the late 60's (WN8THM), I only got back into amateur radio recently. I use a Yaesu FTDX9000D into a YL-1000 amplfier.  I have just recently upgraded to a 3-element SteppIR at 17m height on the north shore of Lake Pend Oreille in N Idaho (near the Canadian border).  My original, now #2, antenna is a Cushcraft R8.  I am seeing a 3-4 S-unit improvement with the SteppIR. 

As a former applied physcist, amateur radio provides a much needed outlet for tinkering and I love it.

These days when I travel it usually is for fly-fishing, though my former job took me to many places, most frequently the Russian Federation and Europe.

The shack ... I am a Mac guy to keep my sanity.

3-element SteppIR = 8 bands = awesome!

Locals standing on the feedline...shoulda buried it.

Locals on the original R8 feedline -- should have buried it, I guess, but who would have anticipated this!

View from the shack

A July view from the shack -- 2013 perigee moon rise over a small arm of Lake Pend Oreille.


Nice (but not really that big) LPO rainbow trout, with my son.

Rio Grande River, Tierra del Fuego 12 kilo brown trout

First day of spring last year

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