Hi, name is Ron. Retired from Northrop Grumman, Southern California, to Saint Johns, Ariz. in 2004. Licensed since 1956.
Station consists of a Yaesu FT920 with a RM Italy HLA300V amplifier for HF, a Ten-Tec 526 for 6 and 2 meters with a TE Systems amp on 6 and Klitzing amp on 2.
Antennas are CCD dipoles on 40/80 and 20/40, a TH7DX seven element tribander, a 17 meter hex beam, 6 over 6 on 6 meters and 13 over 13 on 2 meters.
Located on 40 acres at 6100 feet, 5 miles from a power pole in a solar home powered by 68 solar panels, 3 solar trackers, 24 Trojan batteries, A 5.5 kw Trace-Xantrex inverter and a 80 amp Outback voltage controller for the 48 volt system. Wind power is supplied by a 1 kw South West wind generator. Backup generator is a 10 kw, 4 cylinder water cooled Ford engine. Please SASE for QSL. Thank you, W6SJR.
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