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Albert Mcdonald

Heidelberg 39439
United States, MS

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united states
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Call data

Last update:2019-10-28 20:40:56
QTH:97 Miles North of Gulf Coast
Continent:NA
Views:164
Main prefix:K
Class:Amateur Extra
Federal state:MS
US county:Jasper
Latitude:31.8882530
Longitude:-88.9891540
Locator:EM51MV
DXCC Zone:291
ITU Zone:8
CQ Zone:4
ULS record:3236637
Issued:2010-10-26

Most used bands

20m
(33%)
40m
(25%)
80m
(17%)
10m
(13%)
17m
(7%)

Most used modes

SSB
(88%)
USB
(6%)
LSB
(4%)
FM
(3%)
CW
(1%)

QSL data

Last update:2019-05-22 05:06:01
eQSL QSL:YES
Bureau QSL:YES
Direct QSL:YES
LoTW QSL:YES
Extra QSL Info:SASE for Direct

Biography

I am Al "Motorman" McDonald, WV1Q a retired Maryland State Law Enforcement Officer, Marine Combat Veteran and Reserve Seabee Veteran. I am involved in Emergency Communication as a member of Skywarn, SATERN, TALARC (The American Legion Amateur Radio Club)Post#1992 and Jasper County ARES Group now Known as Jasper County Amateur Radio Services Club (KF5KDC). I am an ARRL VE and W5YI Examiner.

My Hobbies are Amateur Radio (QRP & Emergency Radio Ops), Martial Arts (Bujinkan Ninjutsu & Shotokan), Competition Shooting( Long Gun and Pistol), Motorcycles(Old &New) and Playing Drums. I currently live in the East Central Mississippi District were I moved to after my medical retirement from Columbia, Maryland. Thanks for looking me up, hope to see you down the bands!

OMIK#1874 SKCC#20179 NAQCC#9894 QRP ARCi#14770 South CARS#10232 FreeWheelers#19070

God Bless (Mubarak- مبارك) and the best of 73 (73 أفضل من)

Worked DXCCs:

Equipment

QRP / QRO Station: Icom IC-7300, Heil PR781, and into a W5GI "Mystery Antenna" at 18 meters (60 feet)on Rohn 25G tower.

VHF/ UHF Operation: Icom IC-910H, Icom SM-30 desk mic, Diamond X-30A Dual Band Vertical (70ft on Tower Mast) and CushCraft 2m 18WB Beam on Tower at 63ft. All Modes operating.

Audio Equipment: Heil PRAS EQ, Cobra 5 inch speaker, and Samson StudioDocks

Computer and Monitors: HP Elite Desktop mini and HP 22yh duals Running N3FJP Software.

Power Supply: Diamond GVZ4000, APC Pro 1000s, and Solar Backup Renogy 200 Watts 12 Volts Monocrystalline Solar Bundle Kit w/ 100w Solar Panel,30A Charge Controller.

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