First licensed Aug. 1997. I currently hold a Extra class license. I am active on 160m-2m but my main interest is VHF weak signal DX. Located 20 miles SW of Boise, ID on 480 acres in DN13.
160m-10m Rig: Icom IC746 QRO: Heathkit SB1000 Antennas: Mosley Pro57B for 20-10m fed with 3/4" CATV line and a 1wl 160m Horizontal Oriented, Horizontal Polarized Loop (530ft long) at 50ft
6m Rig: Icom746 QRO: 3-500z 700watts Antenna: M^2 6m7jhv at 60ft fed with 3/4" CATV Hardline.
2m Rig: Icom 746 QRO: Antenna Works 2500 watt Linear running a 3cx1500/8877 at 1500 watts. Antennas: 4 x M^2 18xxx at 40ft fed with 7/8 heliax on TX and 9913 on RX. Mast mounted 1302 LNA. My main mode is EMEand HSMS, but also work MS, AU, E's and tropo.
1.25m Looking for All mode rig or transverter.
432 Under construction. present equipment includes 4xM2 13wl antennas and MM transverter and a converted AM-6155 producing around 400watts.
Computer: Custom built AMD Athlon 800mhz.