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Licensed in 1960 at age 12 (KN9DJT), General at age 13 (K9DJT), Extra at age 62.
1st Class FCC Commercial License in 1970.
Retired from the Fluke Corporation in 2009.
Enjoy DXing, Contests, Home Brewing Accessories and Antenna Experimentation.
Modes include SSB, CW (Still learning to use a Keyer, tnx for your patience), PSK, RTTY and JT65.
Station consists of an FT-2000, Desperado Amp, AT1KP Tuner, SignaLink USB, a KT-34A tri-bander with an additional 3 elements added for 12/17Mat 40 feet, Half-Slopers on 30/40M, a Inverted "L" for 80M and a Gamma Matched Tower/Inverted "L" on 160M.
Mobile station is a Kenwood TM-V7 and a Yaesu FT-450A with 10 through 75 meter Hamsticks. I also carry a Kenwood TH-G71 handheld in the vehicle.
Cabin station is the FT-450A from the truck, a SignaLink USB and a Carolina Windom.
Other interests include Fly Fishing & Tying, Hunting and Carpentry.
Thank you for taking a look at my bio.
73 and God bless,
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The shack as of April, 2013. The 1kw amplifier is a Desperado! (A modified 2000B Hunter Bandit)
65 Years old and still climbing. KT-34A with 12/17M Homebrew Elements @ 40 feet
Hunting - Fishing Cabin in the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest: Forest County, WI EN55sn
The above was the benefit of being an only child with generous parents. (Left - Novice age 12, Right - General age 13)