Retired Police Officer
ARRL Life Member
My station consists of a Kenwood TS-570D , Yaesu FT-847, Yaesu FT-857D for 6 Meter use, a RCI-2970 (Ranger) for 10 meter work, and a Icom 880H for D-Star use. I also have a LDG AT-200Pro Autotuner, Palstar AT-500 Antenna Tuner, a SignaLink and Rigblaster Plus II Interface for the Digital Modes, a Ameritron AL-811,and a Collins 30L-1. I also have a LP-100 Digital Vector RF Wattmeter. My antennas are a Comet GP-15 up 50' on a tower for VHF/UHF work, a 3 element M2 up 50' on a tower for 6 Meter work, a Alpha-Delta DX-CC Dipole for HF work up about 30', and a Cushcraft Ten-3 for 10 meter work up about 55'. I use a Icom-910 for Satellite work.
As of Feb. 2013 I moved my Satellite Station to my main operating station, and recently received the SATPACK Eggbeater Antennas from M2. I plan on installing them when the weather breaks.
March 2013 M2 SATPACK Antennas installed and back on Satellite!
As of July 2014, purchased a Motorola XPR-4550 XPR 5550, XPR-7550 for DMR .....Having lots of fun with DMR! Give it a try!
I am a member of the following clubs:
F.I.S.T.S # 12907 / OMISS # 5716 / 10-10 # 74662 / SMIRK # 6723 / Six Meter WW Club # 2364 / Flying Pigs QRP Club # 1678 / EPC#3001 / SKCC# 3838 / NAQCC # 2336 / DMC # 1191 / 30MDG # 0525 / PODXS # 806
I QSL 100% and do not require SASE's! If you have not received a QSL card from me, please E-mail me and let me know, and I will re-send one.
I also welcome SWL Reports and will QSL
Hope to work you on the bands !
* Below is a picture of myself and Vice President Dan Quayle...( 1980's ) You can just see the nose of Air Force 2 in the picture.