Jose Angel Amador Fundora
P.O. Box 2004
La Habana 10200
Member of :
Federacion de Radioaficionados de Cuba
Cuban DX Group (# 36) 175 confirmed countries
Cuban V/U/SHF Group
AMSAT-NA Life Member # 1209
SMIRK # 5876
SIX METERS DX CLUB # 070
G-QRP Group # 10401
NoName DX Group
Linux User # 91155
First License: CM2JA, June 1972 at age 18.
First Class License as CO2JA since 1973.
First CO station active on amateur satellites, March 1979.
Active on AO-10 and AO-13, 1990.
Contest Stations :
Plus numerous CW, SSB and RTTY participation in contests as single op from my home
CO0FRC - ARRL VHF QSO Party 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997, 1998
CO2FRC - CQ WW SSB Contest 1980
T48RAC - CQ 160 Meters Contest 1997,
ARRL Intl. SSB Contest 1998
CO9BCC - ARRL Intl. SSB Contest 1999 (Third Place, Multi Multi, World)
T42R - CQ WPX SSB Contest 1999
Have been active from 1.8 MHz up to 432 MHz at different times, and
on most modes. Distance record holder for Cuba on 1296 MHz as CO0FRC,
Sysop, CO2JA BBS since 1994
Sysop, CO2BQQ BBS since 1995, new callsign CO9BQQ since Feb 15th 1999
Assisted in setting up CO2BSS BBS (1993) and CO6GAB BBS (1997)
AMPRNet Coordinator, CUBA
HF Station: FT 757GX
600 watts homebrew amplifier (160-10 m) w/ QRQ switching.
HF Antennas: Dipoles, vertical, G5RV.
Homebrew transverters and antennas for 50, 144, 222 and 432 MHz.
Computer : 486 DX-2 clone running Linux OS.
BBS software: XFBB + JNOS (Linux)
Node : LinuxNode 0.2.4
TNC's : SCS PTC-II, Kantronics KPC-2
Homemade Accu-Keyer and paddle, plus various computer interfaces for CW,
RTTY/AMTOR and SSTV.
Interests: Digital modes, networking and computers, contesting, DX and
Packet address : CO2JA@CO2JA.#HAV.CUB.NA
IP addresses : co2ja.ampr.org [22.214.171.124],
Page Updated : June 1st 2001