ad: L-HROutlet
ad: l-rl
ad: Subscribe
ad: l-gcopper
ad: L-rfparts

Login is required for additional detail.


Email: Login required to view

Ham Member Lookups: 19732

  • First licensed in March, 1953
  • Author of DXpeditioning Basics and DXpeditioning Basics - 2013 -- "Best Practices" for DXpeditioners and DXers.
  • CQ DX Hall of Fame induction in 1999
  • Served six years on the ARRL DX Advisory Committee, four as Chairman.​ (1995 - 2001)
  • Served seven years as Manager of Membership Services Department at ARRL, 2000 – 2007
  • Founded DX University in 2011​



I was first licensed as a Novice in 1953 and later became an active DXer with a General Class license in 1956. (Drawing diagrams of Coltley and Harpitts oscillators was difficult at age 10 :-( My first DXCC was issued in August, 1959. The last country on the list was ZA1A, worked in October, 1991.

After earning Bachelors and Masters Degrees at the University of California in the sixties, we moved to Wyoming, and I started a business and began to DX “seriously.”

In 1984, I was invited to join a DXpedition to Clipperton Island, and while that trip was never completed, we reached Clipperton in both 1985 and 1986 as FO0XX. In the following years, DXpeditions included another 18 trips, including ZA1A, 9M0S, H40AA and TX0DX. Numerous contest expeditions and several world records and other wins followed.

I spent six interesting years with ARRL in Newington as manager of the Membership Service Department, and I am now back hamming in Wyoming again working DX seriously on Topband.

Pictures top to bottom:

Shack and shack circa 2012

80/160 Trapped Inverted-L

Part of the Low-Band 4-Square

6835458 Last modified: 2015-11-06 16:58:04, 2663 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 - N7NG
Latest Contacts for N7NG at QRZ.com
dedateband mode grid Country op
7X5QB 2016-06-22 20m SSB JM25ce Algeria Redha El Bahi

Book Totals: 1 qso's   1 confirmed Get a free logbook at QRZ.COM

ad: giga-db
Copyright © 2017 by QRZ.COM
Wed Jul 26 14:53:25 2017 UTC
CPU: 0.043 sec 62199 bytes mp