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Photos         R4C/T4XC STN    Mike and Key Field Day 2007


Drake TR-6 Schematic                                   

Hi, my name is Mike, well actually David Michael, but my friends all call me Mike. I use E-QSL and Logbook of the world as my main stay, but will respond to QSL cards sent via the bureau or direct, but that may take some time. This site is under construction so check back from time to time for updates.



Main Station:                        Drake C-Line

Backup:                                 Icom IC-746PRO

Antenna:                                3 Element StepIR w/6M passive element

Antenna #2                            Double Bazooka on 80 Meters

Antenna #3                            G5RV

Audio in all positions:                        Heil HC-5

Licenses held:

Amateur Extra

GMDSS Maintainer/Operator

General Radio Telephone/Radar Endorsement

Second Class Radio Telegraph/Radar Endorsement

 Pilot - Single Engine Land

PADI Certified/Instructor


Interests and Activities:

City of Renton Emergency Operations Center volunteer. Technical advisor

Search and Rescue/Ex Thurston County Sheriff's Dive Team.

Board of Directors for Falcon Ridge Homeowners Assn. (Yes they allow antennas here!)