K8YPH - Thomas M. 'Tom' Russell
QSL from 1966

Thomas M. 'Tom' Russell
Homosassa, FL

QCWA # 37770
Chapter 229
First Call: KN8YPH Other Call(s): KM4NEA

Former announcer and commercial radio-tv journalist. Publisher/editor of a community newspaper.

Earned my 1st Class commercial Phone license at age 16.

Received novice license in 1961, technician in 1962 and let it expire.

Resumed the hobby after 53 years. New general ticket issued 9-11-15. Upgraded to Extra 3-3-18. New call sign issued 10-2-15, which was my original call K8YPH.

Enjoy working digital modes: FT-8, JT-65/9 and PSK-31 and QRP with FT-817ND.

Hope hear you around soon.

QSL: Direct, LoTW, eQSL

Also involved in digital voice reflector building. To date I have built 5 digital voice servers (reflectors) for D-star, DMR, and C4FM (Fusion). Please visit our dashboards at xlx817.ddns.net, xlx352.ddns.net or YSF58134.ddns.net. For tutorials and radio setup and more information please email me at: K8YPH@arrl.net.

73, Tom, K8YPH

K8YPH - Thomas M. 'Tom' Russell

K8YPH - Thomas M. 'Tom' Russell
1962 Metropolitan w/2m halo, about 1967.
My first car!

August 29, 2018