QRZ.COM
ad: L-HROutlet
ad: l-assoc
ad: Subscribe
ad: l-gcopper
ad: l-innov
ad: l-Waters
ad: L-rfparts
ad: l-rl
W9HQ USA flag USA

Login is required for additional detail.

Email: Login required to view

Ham Member Lookups: 13087

 

I was first licensed as a Novice about 1975, having been very kindly elmered by Jim Stallman, W0VE.  But I never really did much with the Novice license--by the time I actually got some radio gear and an antenna, my code had deteriorated to the point where I couldn't get on the air.  So the license expired.  I don't even remember that call sign.  Then in the late '70s my interest in the hobby was rekindled and I rode with my dad to the FCC office in Kansas City, MO and took my 13 wpm code, General written, and Advanced written exam that day.  I was quite active for a few years, as N0CVR, but again other interests crowded out ham radio.

Today, professionally I work as an electrical engineer. I am married to the finest woman on the planet (sorry guys, I got her!) and I am the happy father of four children.  My oldest, Christopher, is licensed as KC9JTL.  On his account I am back into ham radio myself after a 20+ year hiatus and we have had a great time together, especially roving during VHF-UHFcontests.  What a great father/son hobby.  Dads, turn off the TV and do ham radio with your sons and daughters!

My wife is licensed as KC9MRX and now my oldest daughter is licensed as KC9VEM.  Still working on the younger two daughters.

I host a modest blog on ham radio, Standing Waves, so feel free to check that out.

I'm also the moderator of the W1GHZ Transverter Builders group. I have learned so much from building these inexpensive transverters, designed by Paul Wade, W1GHZ.

73 de W9HQ

6606945 Last modified: 2015-07-31 18:17:43, 1745 bytes

Login Required

Login is required for additional detail.


Apply for a new Vanity callsign...

You must be logged in to file a report on this page

Please login now...

QRZ Logbook Summary for - W9HQ

This callsign does not participate in the QRZ Logbook

ad: giga-db
Copyright © 2016 by QRZ.COM
Sun Feb 7 08:40:11 2016 UTC
CPU: 0.097 sec 46342 bytes mp