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D-STAR Last Heard

Broadcastify - AllStar  (WANRS) - Local RF -UHF 441.700 Roxborough/ VHF 146.88 Lebanon

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Hamcall Bandgraph

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Allstar Active Nodes

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Here is some basic info about me: 

Occupation :

Full Time: Lead Network Systems Admin for Villanova University
in Villanova Pennsylvania for 13+years. Married with 3 Children, all adults now.

Villanova has an impressive Antenna Research Lab, have a look:

Villanova ARL - Antenna Research Lab

Some of my hobbies :

Amateur Radio: Work in Progress

Musician: Accordion - I can still play lots of Polka's!

Keyboards - Piano and Synthesizer

Drums - electronic - Yamaha

Alto and Tenor sax (but not for years).

BBQ and Smoker cooking. (Big fan of BBQ PitMasters)

Woodworking , Plumbing, Electrical (AC), and Analog/Digital Electronics, Some Car repair experience (Rebuilt Toyota 4 cylinder engines but not for a living), Small gas engine repair.

Some things that keep me busy :

Mostly into Unix, Linux (Ubuntu, RHEL,Debian,Slackware, and many others), Small embedded Operating Systems (VxWorks, DSL, FlashLinux, BusyBox)

DNS(ISC bind), DHCP(ISC) , LDAP( Sun/Oracle Directory Services), RADIUS, Apache, Tomcat, Mysql, postgresql...etc.

DD-WRT on any router

Virtual Computing, IE: KVM, Qemu, Libvirt, VirtualBox, Xen, Linux Containers, Solaris zones and Ldoms.

Solaris 2.6 through 11, extensive knowledge of zones, zfs, live upgrade, alternate boot environments.

Mainframe guy from way back - Univac, Perkin Elmer,

Current Amateur Radio Equipment :

Yaesu FT-450D 6m-160m 100Watt HF

MFJ-949E Deluxe Versa Tuner II

84ft end fed random wire (10 guage) w/9:1 balun and RG58 50 ft. coax feed line shield as counterpoise.

Jetstream JTPS45 9-12Vdc regulated switching 45 Amp Power supply

Yaesu MD-100 Dynamic Desk Mic

Yaesu FT-60r HT with a diamond SRH77CA quarter wave antenna.

Yaesu FT-2400H retired, in a box.

Yaesu FT-7900R Mobile with a dual band slim jim mounted to a rafter hanging in my 3rd floor loft.

Pyramid Gold Series Model PS-36K 35AMP Regulated 12-13.8VDC Power Supply in basement Storage. (Donated by RAY: N3JQX Thanks!)

Diamond X200A 2m 440 Base vertical Antenna - in Garage storage.

RipMax Pro-Peak 20Amp regulated dual output power supply - DIED , switching transistor - Trashed (fried , FUBAR)

Goldsource PS-101 DC Regulated 13.8 Volt / 3 Amp Power Supply for Yaesu FT-60r Battery Eliminator
Diamond SWR & Power meter SX-400
Icom ID-880H Dstar/2m/440 mobile dual band 50w with Tram-1185 quarter wave dual band mag mount antenna.
Tytera (TYT) MD-380 DMR UHF HT with a diamond SRH77CA
MFJ-939 Intellituner 10-160m 200W SSB/CW
Hallicrafters SX-110 HF Receiver Circa 1960 (Thanks Mark for a well kept piece of history - WA2WOV )
TimeWave ANC-4 Noise Canceller - Thanks to Randy - N3KKU

  My Latest QSL Card Front (from the best) Jeff (Mr.QSL) @ K4JSG.Com

My Latest QSL Card Back:

My Old QSL Card:

Latest Setup as of 11/22/2016

Yaesu FT-450D 6m-160m, MFJ-939 Intellituner , TimeWave ANC-4 Noise Canceller, and Yaesu FT-7900R 2M/440, Yaesu FT-2400 2M

TYT MD-380 Digital/Analog UHF and Yaesu FT-60R UHF/VHF HT's (respectively)

MFJ-949E Manual Tuner

 Pyramid PS-36K 35Amp Power Supply

Kenwood TS-440s

Hallicrafters sx-110 HF Tube Receiver Circa 1960



The W3STP Mobile-1 Yaesu FT-7900R 2M/440

The W3STP Mobile-2 Icom ID-880H Dstar 2M/440

 Jetream JTPS45 45Amp Switcher

 The 146.790 backup Frewsburg New York 79 repeater:

Tom Mott, W2DRZ , and myself. Friend and owner of the Frewsburg New York 79 repeater and owner of Ramco Communications Inc.


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QRZ Logbook Summary for - W3STP
Latest Contacts for W3STP at QRZ.com
dedateband mode grid Country op
K3EDP 2017-04-18 40m FM FN20of United States ROBERT W STOKER
KC3IVM 2017-04-17 70cm FM FN00NG46 United States Christopher J Geiser
N7TGC 2017-04-16 20m SSB EM90de United States Tommy G Castle Jr
N9DFD 2017-04-08 40m SSB EM73vo United States MICHAEL G HOING
K4NV 2017-04-08 40m SSB EM73vn United States DENNIS R ARNOLD III
KE0HWZ 2017-04-07 40m SSB DM89gd United States WILLIAM J EMMERLING
N4ZGH 2017-04-03 20m SSB EL86wx United States ROGER E LIVINGSTON
K5GDX 2017-04-01 20m SSB EM50kk United States Great Southern DX Association
W5XX 2017-04-01 20m SSB EM42nh United States Malcolm P Keown
IR6T 2017-03-26 20m SSB Italy IR6T Contest Team
VC7T 2017-03-25 20m SSB Canada Dale Jackaman
KP3H 2017-03-25 15m SSB FK78be Puerto Rico DANIEL HERNADEZ
NE5LL 2017-03-25 20m SSB EM22gd United States LINDA WHEELER-LAPORTA
NT5V 2017-03-25 20m SSB EM12pu United States James W Westfall Jr
WP3C 2017-03-25 20m SSB FK68ph Puerto Rico ALFREDO VELEZ RAMOS

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