The Shack The Cockpit
A shack full of old CB radios
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This is my story... I enjoy DXing, contesting and working special event stations. My country total as ofMarch 2011 is 351. I also enjoy shortwave listening from time to time. I have a collection of over 200 old tube CB radios that I play around with every so often as a second hobby. My elmer was WG2T (Frank) and my technical support comes from my friend Pat, KN2T. Although my name is listed as Paul in my FCC record, I use my middle name (Mike) exclusively.
Here are a few of the things I play around with...
Icom IC-706 HF/VHF W/screwdriver antenna (Car)
Icom IC-706 HF/VHF (in RV) W/ Icom AH-4 tuner and 65' 12 ga wire antenna 14" above top of RV.
Icom IC-R7000 VHF/UHF receiver
JRC NRD-525 shortwave receiver
Kenwood TM-241A 2 meter
Yaesu FTDX-1000D HF for DIGI and rag chew
Yaesu FTDX-5000D HF for contesting
Homebrew (1) YU-204 (4PR-1000a) for 160-10M
Homebrew (2) 4cx150's driving (4) 4cx250B's for 10/12M
204BA 20 meter 4 element yagi @ 90'
5 element 15 meter homebrew yagi@ 100'
5 element homebrew 10 meter yagi @ 110'
N/S 1/4 wave slopers for 160 & 75/80 meters
75/80 meter delta loop apex @ 86'
3 element 40 meter vertical array facing N/E
3 element 40 meter vertical array facing S/W
30 meter vertical
1/4 wave N/E receiving antenna for 160 meters w/ amplifier
500' 160 meter receiving antenna w/ amplifier facing south
Diamond 2 meter pole @ 120'
My other hobby!
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