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WK1J

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Richard Powell

New Boston 03070
United States, NH

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Call data

Last update:2018-11-08 20:31:45
QTH:Near Manchester
Continent:NA
Views:225
Main prefix:K
Class:Extra
Federal state:NH
US county:Hillsborough
Latitude:42.9783380
Longitude:-71.6967410
Locator:FN42EX
DXCC Zone:291
ITU Zone:8
CQ Zone:5
ULS record:926838

Most used bands

20m
(29%)
15m
(25%)
40m
(23%)
10m
(16%)
80m
(10%)

Most used modes

SSB
(76%)
CW
(17%)
RTTY
(8%)
PSK31
(1%)
V4
(1%)

QSL data

Last update:2015-08-22 22:51:03
eQSL QSL:YES
Bureau QSL:YES
Direct QSL:YES
LoTW QSL:YES

Biography

First licensed in 1982 as KA1JDI, upgraded to Advanced in 1983 and changed my callsign to KB1KX. Upgraded to Extra in 1990 and changed my callsign to WK1J.

WK1J: Graduated Bowling Green State University, Ohio '66 (BS), Kent State University, Ohio '69 (MA). Worked for AM International 1969-1978, (resided in Brussels, Belgium 1973-75), Digital Equipment Corporation 1979-1995, Saint Anselm College, Manchester, NH as Director of IT, 1996-2000. MembersFirst CU, Manchester, NH, 2000-2009, VP of IT.
Retired in 2010, hobbies: Gardening, Photography, Web Design and Ham Radio. I currently reside in New Boston, NH on 5 acres at 800 ft (244M), Above Sea Level.

Member of: Yankee Clipper Contest Club (YCCC), Nashua Area Radio Club (NARC) and the ARRL.

QSL Policies:
I appreciate your QSL's. I log all QSO's into LOTW, after the log-submission deadline.
DX QSL's received via Bureau are QSLed 100%, albeit slowly.
Direct QSLs (DX or US/VE) received with sufficient postage for return QSL are QSLed 100%, promptly. Sorry, no postage, no QSL.

I look forward to meeting you on the bands...
73, Dick WK1J

Worked DXCCs:

Equipment

Station: Rig: Yaesu FTDX5000MP, Heil 781, Heil Pro Headset and SCU17 USB Interface to Toshiba Laptop i7 (with 3 monitor setup), Ameritron ALS-1306 Amp, MJF 998 IntelliTuner, WinKeyer USB.
Software: DXLab Suite and N1MM+ for contesting.
Antennas: TA33 Tribander mast mounted at 40ft (12M), Trapped Inv. Vee at 50ft.(15M) for 40/80M/160, Cushcraft AP8 Vertical (80-10M) with 360 ground radials, DX Engineering switchable beverages 800ft (244M) NE/SW, NW/SE, E/W, W/E.

DX Code Of Conduct

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