I work in broadcasting, producing nationally syndicated radio shows. I also do voiceover work for television & radio stations around the world. We love to travel, love the outdoors and obviously enjoy Amateur Radio, (ALL MODES). Running a YAESU FT2000D with dipoles on 160-10. I also have a Cushcraft R-5 vertical and a Titan DX about 2 feet off the ground. At the shack in Maryland (My parents house) I use an old Yaesu FT101E with an FL-2100B amp. After 30 years in the air, I just took the TH6DXX down (2006), so until I get the TH6 up and running again, dipoles will have to do. For mobile operation we use a Yaesu FT-857D with a Little Tarheel II. My favorite band is 30 meters. For portable operation: IC-7000 with a Super Antenna or a Dipole. Less is always better to pack. My Son Zach is also a ham, his call is KB3RHU.
Previous calls include WB3FLN, AK3L and VP2EBZ November 2005 on the Island of Anguilla. With the exception of some grounding issues, it was a blast. If your going to take the rig on a trip, bring some extra cables and plugs. Also some ground wire. Grounding was the biggest problem.
Other hobbies include snow skiing, biking, motorcycles/dirt bikes, photography, roller blading.
Thanks for checking out my bio, hope to work you on the bands.
The Ham Shack in MD today as it looked in 1976
What the MD station looks like today
(ABOVE) Field Day at Warm Lake in Idaho
Dirt Bike Riding in Idaho next to the Salmon River
Ready to raft down the Snake River through "Hells Canyon" 2011
This was shot on the Eastern Shore in MD. The seaplane belongs to my cousin (KB3G)
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