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Hello from N8SWC..

My name is Ken, I’m located in the state of West Virginia .Im located in a small town called Eleanor. Named after President Roosevelt's wife. Very small community indeed.. The town is located roughly 40 miles due east of the Ohio and Kentucky state line. I have been a ham operator since the early 90's and have enjoyed it ever since. I’m currently enjoying the DXing...But a nice qso is always welcomed as well. This hobbie has given me the ability to talk to so many people and places I would not normally been able to... Anyone wishing to send me a Qso card, feel free to do so, and I will get one back to you. If you wish to send a self-addressed envelope, that’s fine, but I will cover the return postage. I figure if someone is kind enough to send me a QSO card than it's only fair that I cover the return postage back to them.. Currently I’m using a Yaesu FT 2000 D with the Heli PR40 microphone driving an Acom Amplifier..One of my antenna's is a OCF dipole not really located in the best of places, but to my amazement it seems to make the contacts. And as of mid June 2014 I have been able to put a KIO HexBeam on the air. Have the beam mounted on a 52 foot crank up tower. Generally have it around the 42 foot mark and its been a great change for me.Its really help bring the signals in better .And has helped on the transmit as well. I’m a animal lover by nature and have several little critters running about. As on my picture here on QRZ, my buddy is a Amazon Blue Front Parrott. His name is "Bill", and quite the character, He keeps me and the other animals in control. Well I wish everyone 73's and a Blest Day. I look forward to speaking with you again in the future. Ken..... N8SWC

SCROLL ON DOWN FOR SOME PICTURES OF MY SET UP.. And Thank you for visiting my QRZ page.

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This summers project.. KIO HexBeam.. 10/12/15/17/20 meters. Have not cranked tower up yet in this photo.


This one is now in use..

And of coarse.. The up the tower view..

And the local birds approve..

Yaesu FT-2000D.. Heli PR40... Palstar AT4K Tuner... Not pictured is the Acom Amplifer.

My little "Ham in training".. Maddy..


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QRZ Logbook Summary for - N8SWC
Latest Contacts for N8SWC at QRZ.com
dedateband mode grid Country op
K8WEE 2016-10-24 20m SSB EM97nq United States WILLIAM E EDELE
VK2DON 2016-08-13 20m SSB Australia DH MACLEAN
W6DY 2016-08-07 20m SSB DM25xf United States LAWRENCE H FLEMING
W6PZA 2016-08-07 20m SSB CM87wx United States Ronald A Adams
W7JVO 2016-08-07 20m SSB CN94ji United States High Desert Amateur Radio Group
KD0SVZ 2016-08-06 20m SSB EM28ip United States TIMOTHY W WENDT
N6MV 2016-08-06 20m SSB DM09cj United States JAMES R LA FRIEDA
KG7PVG 2016-08-06 20m SSB DM43DG82 United States Brian D Evans
KD7ATL 2016-08-06 20m SSB DN20bx United States James M Callaway Jr
WA5POK 2016-08-05 20m SSB EM75cc United States MICHAEL L FURREY
WA0HHX 2016-08-05 20m SSB EM28ps United States RODNEY L RICHARDSON
WP4LQR 2016-07-14 20m SSB FK68tk United States EDWIN OTERO
WW4JRF 2016-07-14 20m SSB EL97UG88 United States Joseph R Frederick
N0SPO 2016-07-14 20m SSB EN32cs United States PATRICK D OPHEIM
K5YJB 2016-07-14 20m SSB EM74XC95 United States ROGER D KUYKENDALL

Book Totals: 3942 qso's   1231 confirmed Get a free logbook at QRZ.COM

United States Counties Award#3726
Granted: 2016-08-02 00:10:03   (N8SWC)

  • 100 Counties Mixed
DX World Award#2971
Granted: 2015-12-08 03:30:02   (N8SWC)

Grid Squared Award#2954
Granted: 2015-02-14 06:10:03   (N8SWC)

  • 20 Meters Mixed
  • 40 Meters Mixed
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World Continents Award#2517
Granted: 2015-02-12 23:35:05   (N8SWC)

  • 5 Band Mixed
  • 10 Meters Mixed
    15 Meters Mixed
    17 Meters Mixed
    20 Meters Mixed
    40 Meters Mixed
  • 5 Band Phone
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