CO2JA


  José Ángel Amador Fundora
  P.O. Box 2004
  La Habana 10200
  CUBA

 

Member of :

Federación 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 :
CO2FRC - CQ WW SSB Contest 1980
CO0FRC - ARRL VHF QSO Party 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997, 1998
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

Plus numerous participations on CW, SSB and RTTY contests
as single op from my home station.

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, 1994.

Sysop, CO2JA BBS since January 1994
Sysop, CO2BQQ BBS since July 1995, new callsign CO9BQQ
since Feb 15th 1999
Assisted in setting up CO2BSS BBS (1993) and CO6GAB BBS
(1997).

AMPRNet Coordinator, CUBA

HF Station:

Yaesu 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 DX2/66 running Linux OS.
BBS software: XFBB + JNOS (Linux)
Node  : Linux Node 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 satellites.

Packet address : CO2JA@CO2JA.#HAV.CUB.NA
IP addresses   : co2ja.ampr.org [44.175.2.1],
            jnos.co2ja.ampr.org [44.175.2.32]

E-Mail: co2ja@linuxfreemail.com

Page Updated : June 1st 2001