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Name hr is Chet
I use LoTW - QRZ and EQSL- QSL cards R gud too

Working conditions here in CT are:
Yaesu FT-950 - 100W
TH3 Thunder Bird on an AB-577 tower @ 35FT up/ 43foot vert DX Eng / 80-10 Fanned Dipole DXCC / 175 foot Long Wire w/9:1 UnUn by BalUn Designs
Palstar HF-AUTO ATU (best add-on yet for the station!)
Old 1965 Henry 2K amp when needed abt 800W
(I don't push the old gal)
On Digital PSK31 to JT65-HF - Signalink USB audio interface
Locator - FN31; County: Hartford State: Connecticut
Logging via: Ham Radio Deluxe, LoTW, Club Log, EQSL, QRZ

When QRV in Cabot VT see below:


Main Radio - Icom IC-745 - 150W
HRD for spotting and Logging
Antenna is home brew 160-10 Meters Flat Top - 160 feet long fed with Ladder line and an Ugly Balun Choke.
FT-102 complete station and a Heathkit SB-220 Amp
for 20 meters
FT-857D for digital modes all bands

Original call - KA1ILH
Extra class CW at 20wpm thanks to Bob, K1HSN's teachings!

Please use LoTW
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Member of The Southington Amateur Radio Assoc for over 30 years and actively involved many amateur radio activities. Good in the call book for many years - pse qsl via direct or via the QSL bureau. I love building and repairing electronic ham radio/test equipment.

Remember SouthingtonARA's Flea market is held each spring - located in the central part of Connecticut - you may find further information about that at

I am a Retired Technology Education teacher, (Electronics, Physics, CADD and Networking) from Hall High School located in West Hartford CT. We were the first amateurs into space back in 2004, and leaders in Robotic Competitions here in CT & First place winners in the World Wide Trinity Robotic Fire Fighting contest. My students are the best of the best and most of them are like my own children and certainly are the greatest friends!

Other activities include Repeaters, ARES, CERT, Preparedness as well as building amateur antennas, fishing, Granges in CT (PoH) - Reloading and Shooting.

USMC League in Southington - Web Sargent at

Semper Fi
vry 73 Chet

Want a QSL Card?? Bureau, or Direct will get you my personally designed card.

QSL info

Ugly BalUn
Ugly BalUn - not so ugly and not a BalUn - RF choke more like it. - About 250 feet of LMR-400 to the shack.- Ladder line feds the 160 feet of wire up about 45 feet in the middle, you can see a piece of rope helping to hold the ladder line from swaying.  And yes I raise bees...

1965 Henry 2K amp lovingly rebuilt in memory of Bix, a real amp!

Our Aruba Friends Jean P43A and his XYL Chris

The P40HQ crew - Unfortunately P43JB is SK; Johan (Joop) Bok -SK at
approximately 17:00 GMT today, Thursday, January 19, 2012.
- Joop was an inspiration to all of us!


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