Robert H. 'Bob' Morecock
QCWA # 34561
Name is Bob. Retired bridge engineer. Retired from VDOT in 1991 with 32 years of service and worked with various consulting engineers after leaving VDOT. First licensed as WN4DRA in 1961. Followed that with WA4DRA as a General. Took and passed Advanced and Extra test with code test the same day at FCC headquarters in D.C. before they moved to Gettysburg. Later applied for Extra call signand received KI4F.
At Mattaponi, VA (King & Queen County)I use Icom 756PROIII with Icom PW-1. Small lot but have 40' tower with Cushcraft MA5B 20/17/15/12/10 meter antenna using Hy-gain CD-45II rotator; Also use an 80 thru 10 meter windom antenna for Pro III/PW-1, TS-2000, or TS-830S.. Also use Kenwood TS-2000for 2 meters with a vertical antenna up about 45 feet.
Use Yaesu FT-100D and FT-857 mobiles with ATAS-120 antennas.
You might work me from Stafford County, VA where I use a Yaesu FT-1000MP with a Heathkit SB-200 to a 40 meter Carolina Windom. Maybe a Yaesu FT-817 on battery power. Use a Radio Shack HTX-242 for 2 meters.
December 18, 2015