Thanks for dropping by. I was first licensed in 1958 as kn5sek in Amarillo,Texas . After college and Law school I moved to Miami, Florida where I was K4HWW until 1976 when the xyl (Ann) , my two son's and I returned to Amarillo ,Texas where I practice law today. My call from 1976 until 1990 was W5VGX.
I love to work DX with frequency. (hi)
I am a dxcc guy. 8banddxcc # 3861- Honor Roll member
Present certified dxcc summary below
I have been dx contester since 1962. (quite a few certificates).
Rig is ICOM 756PRO III (706 back up),and SB220 to a Hygain Explorer 14 @ 50 feet, two co-phased verticals on 40 ,half sloper at 50 feet with 10 radials on160/80/30.. On 17 I use a bi directional low quad 7 feet off gtround up to 30' . I use AL 84 linear on 160. I have written much about my antennas work and theorieson my webpage.(see link below)
I am semi retired attorney ,
I am an operator o of W6I -- Route 66 special event annually. I live 600 yards from the old route 66.
I love Dxcc Challenge-- (2043 certified) Thank you Arrl for LOTW!! Also a special thanks to the ARRL for the Centennial event . It was a monster success in getting hams active on the air!!! I hope this will become an annual event.
I love CW (I am member CWOPS # 1108)
I am am officer of the PDXCC (Panhandle dx and contest cleb) . WEeare submitting group scores now.
I use Rigbaster,HRD DM780 and Writelog. I am very active on all digi modes .I am FELD HELL member 1145 and do jt65 and jt9 to relax. I'm in DM95ae and Potter Count,TEXAS.
My full webpage is :http://w5zotexas.blogspot.com Please feel free to link to my website. I have antenna articles and much of my dx and contesting history. .
DXCC Account Status
20 meters 305/ 298
15 meters 303/296
Challenge 2086 pending
73s from the PANHANDLE OF TEXAS!! Mike
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