Operating Activities





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My operating activities include DXing on HF and VHF, and contesting, where I have 331 countries confirmed of 331 worked on HF and all states worked and confirmed on Six and 160 meters.. 

I'm a member of the Society of Midwest Contesters (go SMC) and compete in HF contests for SMC. For VHF contests, I collaborate with N9UM as "Team PapaFox" from various locations including roving in the January VHF Contest. We have set a couple of Midwest records in VHF and UHF contests.

I'm an active member of The Suburban UHF Amateur Repeater Society, where I maintain the club WEB pages at www.suhfars.org and am a control operator and one of the net control team for the weekly nets.

I'm an active member of Lake County (Il) RACES/ARES where I'm a member of the Board of Directors and  maintain the website at www.races.org

I'm a Life Member of AMSAT and occasionally active on the satellites.

I'm a Life Member of the ARRL.

You can see my home page at www.k9ij.com  and my APRS webserver at www.k9ij.com:8080


Team PapaFox
Society of Midwest Contesters

Suburban UHF Amateur Repeater Society

Updated Friday January 24, 2014