W2GW - John E. Reiser W2GW

John E. Reiser
West Hempstead, NY

QCWA # 29744
Chapter 81

John Reiser, W2GW, was first licensed in 1958 and upgraded to Amateur Extra twenty years later. His primary ham radio activity is HF Dxing, and his preferred modes are CW and RTTY. He also enjoys building electronic gear, restoring vintage equipment, and operating QRP portable outdoors.

John serves as the official ARRL DXCC field checker of QSL cards for the New York - Long Island Section. He makes himself available in that capacity at several hamfests in the area. You can also contact John for an appointment to have your QSL cards checked at his home in West Hempstead or another agreeable venue [w2gw@arrl.net].

John is currently President of the Long Island DX Association which meets at the Town of Oyster Bay-Ice Skating Center in Bethpage, Community Room 1, on the third Tuesday of the month at 8:00 PM (all are welcome).

John is also active in LIMARC and QCWA Chapter 81, where he serves as Secretary.

May 28, 2016