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K8VEB

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William R Sherman

Portland 48875
United States, MI

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Call data

Last update:2024-01-28 02:30:28
QTH:Portland
Continent:NA
Views:401
Main prefix:K
Class:Extra
Federal state:MI
US county:Clinton
Latitude:42.8097840
Longitude:-84.7905200
Locator:EN72NT
DXCC Zone:291
ITU Zone:8
CQ Zone:5
Website:www.k8veb.com
Echolink:443350
ULS record:266504

Most used bands

20m
(19%)
80m
(18%)
30m
(17%)
40m
(17%)
17m
(7%)

Most used modes

FT8
(86%)
FT4
(13%)
JT65
(2%)
SSB
(1%)
DATA
(1%)

QSL dataUp to date!

Last update:2024-01-28 01:47:39
eQSL QSL:YES
Bureau QSL:no
Direct QSL:no
LoTW QSL:YES

Repeater information

RX Freq: 443.35 MHz
TX Freq: 448.35 MHz
Offset: +5.0 MHz
CTCSS: 100 Hz
RX Freq: 224.66 MHz
TX Freq: 223.06 MHz
Offset: -1.6 MHz
CTCSS: 100 Hz

Biography

URL: www.K8VEB.com - email: bill@k8veb.com - k8veb@duck.com

QSL: eQSL.net - LoTW

QTH: Portland, MI U.S.A.: (15 miles west of Lansing, Michigan)

Grid: EN72nt ITU:8 CQ: 4

About me:

I earned a Novice/Tech ham in 1962 (WN8FDB/WA8PEJ). Upgraded to General/Advanced (WA8PEJ) in 1974, and Extra in 1975. My father (K8VEB) passed away in 1972, and I upgraded to Extra and was able to get my fathers call.

I served in the U.S. Army for 10 years in the high speed data communications.
Worked for the State of Michigan for 32 years as a Main Frame Computer Operator.

Age: 76 yrs.
Spouse: Dawn.
Son: Scott.
Son: William Kim (WA8KIM).
Daugher: Carrie (Sherman) Burns

Worked DXCCs:

Equipment


Base Units:
Yaesu FT-991 (160-70cm) 100 watts - ATU-100Ext auto tuner.
Xiegu G90 HF Radio 20W SSB/CW/AM/FM SDR - Built-in Auto Antenna Tuner
HF Antenna: Off Center Dipole up about 30 Feet. (80-6 mtrs)
Interface: Yeasu SCU-17
Computer: HP Laptop (Windows 11)
Software: ACLog - Ham Radio Deluxe - WSJT-X

Mobile:
Yeasu FT-8900 quad band radio (28/50/144/70cm) with Diamond Quad band antenna.
Yeasu FTM-400DR - analog/digital 2/70cm 50 watts

HTs:
Yaesu FT1DR (analog/digital) 5 watts
Yaesu FT5DR (analog/digital) 5 watts
Baofeng UV-5R Pro analog (8 watts)


Digital:
ClearNode UHF (FM) Hotspot:
Modes: AllStar, EchoLink, DMR, P25, YSF, FCS and NXDN all using a standard FM radio

  

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