QSL via LOTW, QRZ.COM or Direct QSL send $2 US (DX)
On the edge of the swamp. a great location for hf propagation: southern latitude, high water table, brackish ground water and unobstructed takeoff.
Antenna Systems: Tower #1 Optibeam 12-4W 12 el. beam (40/20/17/15 meters) on Pirod steel tower, 80 and 160 inverted vee dipoles, 300' beverage, Orion M2800 rotor, Green Heron RT-12 Controller, Palstar AT5K, Palstar AT-Auto tuners
Tower #2 (Summer 2103) 12, 10, 6 meter monobanders and Phillystran support to Tower 1 for 3 element wire beam on 80 meters.
Icom 7700, Heil 781 mic, Alpha 87a amplifier.
Audio rack: dbx 286a Mic pre/processor, Klark-Teknik DN-405 Parametric EQ, RDL transformer, Orban 8200 Digital Optimod.
Misc: Six Pack Software controlled antenna switch, Ham Radio Deluxe, Signalink USB, MicroHam USB, IP Power 9258 IP Power switching.
Optibeam 12 element Beam
Tower Base 50,000 lbs of concrete
Flying the beam up the tower
End of the road, nothing but swamp for miles and miles.
My QTH is on the edge of the swamp in an agricultural area in the Western communities of Palm Beach County Florida. A beautiful place to view the glory of God's creation.
Thanks for visiting! God Bless!
73 Matt, W1MBB
ARRL, DXCC, Southcars, OMISS, Virgin Islands DX Association
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