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SOME NIGERIAN PITA HAS LIFTED MY DETAILS AND IS USING THEM TO RUN A SCAM RIPPING OTHER AMATEURS OFF BY ANSWERING WANTED ADVERTS AND THEN ASKING PAYMENTS TO BE MADE TO WESTERN UNION. HE WILL THEN TAKE YOUR MONEY AND PRODUCE NOTHING. THIS HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH ME.
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My radio hobby started many years back with cb radio and scanners. I've always had a passion for radio, right from a early age.
My other hobbies and interests include various types of shooting, Clay, game and rifle, i also have a couple of dogs that i use for game shooting. I also deer stalk.
I also have a interest in Land rovers and off roading, i currently own a Land rover Defender 90 td5. (radio install in progress)
I work for the UNITED STATES AIR FORCE, as a communication technician, British civilian. where im involved with Motorola radios and work on roip (radio over internet protocol) systems.
Im aactivemember of my local radio club, where im a member of the clubs contest group and Committee.
please check the link out:
Im interested in contesting
I have taken part in the RSGB 80m club contest working all modes SSB, Data and CW, where my club has come 1st in 2012 and 2013.
I also take part in the RSGB AFS contest on CW and SSB, i do this either from home or sometimes i work portable from my vehicle.
I also take part in the RSGB SSB Field day, as an operator for my club.
I'm also involved with the East Anglian Contest Club, which uses the call sign G4ANT
some contests ive taken part in are:
UKsmg 6m summer E's contest 2010, 2012 and 2013
SSB CQWW 2011
CQ WPX 2013 AB LP
CQ WPX RTTY 2014, 80M single band entry, low power
My working conditions:
ICOM IC-756 pro3, 100 watts, ICOM power supply and ICOM SP-23 speaker, Full line up.
Mircophone is a ICOM SM-20 desk mic or Heil headset with the hc6
Kenwood TL 922, which cover 10-160m (amp has had the soft start mod and also the qsk mod)
Palstar AT1500CV antenna tuner
Bird Thruline 43 to monitor RF power out
Microham digikeyer 2, which enables computer control, im either using N1mm contest logging software or logger 32
Computer is a Inspiron one, pentium dual core, 4gb ram Windows 7 64bit, with touch screen monitor, which i can control radio from using HRD deluxe software.
updated 24 January 2014
picture of the shack as of 2nd November 2013
are either a
80m/40m trapped dipole, 100 feet long at 22 feet high.
20m/15m/10m fan dipole at 22 feet high
Verticle antenna, covers 80m thru to 10m, 4.1 balun, ground mounted, with radial system.
Kenwood TMD 700, 2M & 70cms using a diamound x300 dual band verticle. My radio is setup for APRS at home, and i can be found on http://aprs.fi/?lat=52.4697&lng=0.6075&mt=roadmap&z=11&timerange=3600.
kenwood TS480HX, i love the radio, so easy to use, , im running either a Talkabout multi band (similar to an outbacker) / High sierra sidekick antenna , or 20m pro-am mono bander and 40m pro-am mono bander. All equipment is mounted to my Audi A4 saloon car.
Currently in the process of installing a Kenwood TS480SAT in my Land Rover 90.
pictures of vehicles to come
playing with antennas at work January 2013
I plan to move qth in the future which has a fairly large garden, where i plan to have a large antenna farm, i plan on having 2 x 60 foot towers, which will allow me to have a couple of hf beam and also a beam for 6m., and maybe a couple of smaller versatower for antenna supports for the 80m and 160m dipoles, along with maybe a four sq on 40 and 80m.
Please qsl via the Bureau/Direct/ESQL or LOTW.
73 and good DX
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