Been licensed since 1977 with license nr: 125 in Iceland.
Been working DX and Awards ever since.
Worked abt 295 DXCC countries.
And have abt 470 Amateur radio Awards.
From 1983 to 2010 I was using Kenwood TS-430S and before that Kenwood TS-820.
On 2. June 2008 I got a new Call sign TF5B.
In May 2010 I started rebuilding may station repairing antennas and my Daiwa rotator and buying new gear. In September 2010 all was working again.
Since September 2010 my transceiver is The FT-2000 From Yaesu for HF and 6 Meters. FT-8800 for VHF/UHF. Palstar AT2K antenna tuner and Acom 1000 HF+6 Linear Amplifier. SignaLink USB for digimodes.
Antennas are FB-33 from Fritzel 3 band 3 element Yagi for 10, 15 and 20 meters. Cushcraft AS50-3S 3 element Yagi for 6 meters and Diamond VX 30 Vertical for 2m/70cm.
Info: QTH Locator IP05wq, IOTA EU-021.
The photo on the top row is from my home town Akureyri in Eyjafjörður on the northern coast of Iceland and is from 29th december 2008.
QSL policy: I do answer all QSL cards that I do get. QSL via the bureau is ok all cards will be answered via the bureau.
Direct QSL with SAE and the minimum of 2 USD will be answered direct. (Sorry but after the latest postal increase,1 USD is no longer sufficient). Direct QSL cards with SAE and without returne postage will be answered via the Bureau. Direct QSL cards without SAE and returne postage will be answered via the Bureau.
I do not use QRZ Logbook
I do not use HRD Logbook
SWL QSL are welcomed.
All my logs for TF5BW and TF5B are on the ARRL Logbook of the World, eqsl.cc & Club Log and are uploaded at least once a month.