Born 12 May, 1935 on the Matson freighter Waialeale between the islands of Oahu and Kauai. Birth name is James but I use my nickname Sonny most of the time. LIVE VIDEO; http://www.ustream.tv/channel/kh6cb
At present my working conditions are KENWOOD TS-2000 base, ameritron al-80b amplifier ,Dentron MT-3000a tuner. Antennas; 4 element moxon (20 m), 5 element Hy-gain LG-105c (10 m), 3 element Hy-gain LG-153BA (15 M), 160 M loop (all band) 535 ft., recently added the ICOM 718 RIG to my collection as my alternate base station.
Married my beautiful wife Anna April 11, 1959. Had four children, have 13 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. Celebrated our 56 anniversary this past April.
"-- and on the seventh day, God rested" ANNA AND I DID NOT !!!!!!
-- with nourishment and care, the tree flourished. So it is from the seed of life that we find ourselves where we are today." Awana vs;1:3-2THE AWANA OHANA.
Top Keith (left), Laura (right). Bottom, left to right: Linda, Anna, Jo Ann, Sonny
Anna and I live out in the country on our boarding stable. I am a retired army captain (1975), also retired from Pearl Harbor naval shipyard (1990). Here's the boarding stable:
Here's some shots of my set up:
AL-811H amplifier with MFJ-962D tuner. note; AL-811H has been replaced with AL-80B. Picture will be posted soon.
DENTRON MT-3000A antenna tuner. Would NOT trade this tuner for any other tuner. SOLID AS A ROCK
ICOM IC-7600 Base Station (out of service for now). Currently using KENWOOD TS-2000
Keyboard and EQ PLUS
LJ 105CA 10M HY-GAIN antenna with the top antenna being the LJ 153 15M LONG JOHN by HY-GAIN. The wire with ladder line below the yagi's is part of my 160 M loop (550 ft)
20M MOXON, 4 element on a 26 ft boom at 50 ft
currently 20m moxon out of service for repairs. Using 20 m 2 element wire moxon suspended inside 160 m loop.
1952-1954 Hawaii Air National Guard
1954-1958 US AIR FORCE
1959-1975 US ARMY
FT. SILL OCS 1964, RETIRED CAPTAIN 03E
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