Paul E. Picking
QCWA # 35598
Military/Vocational: 1970 -1973 Russian Linguist/ Voice Intercept Operator--United States Air Force 1974 -1995 Avionics Electronics Mechanic on F100, C130B, and C130H aircraft in Ohio Air National Guard
Licenses: 1978 Novice - Used Eico 80/40/20 Tribander and Tentec Century 21
1981 Technician - Added Azden PCS3000 and PCS 300
1981 Advanced - Added Yaesu FT101E, Icom IC-T8A, and Icom IC-2SRA
2000 Extra - Added Yaesu FT100D, 2006 added Yaesu FT857D courtesy of Findlay, Ohio Hamfest Door Prize Drawing, 2008 Tentec Century 21 back on air.
Kits: Heathkit Cantenna dummy load, Metheny Corp, "Storm Alert" Emergency Decoder, PacComm Terminal node controller, LDG AT-11MP autotuner, Elecraft KX1 QRP 40/20M Xceiver with 30M/80M module and ATU module, and HFProjects.com HFpacker 35watt amplifier.
Nets: OSSBN and OSN
Clubs or Groups: Former board of director of MASER now combined into IARC at WWW.MASER.ORG, SKCC, FoxTango, HFPack, FT-100, FT101, FT100, 12VDCPower and Amateur-repairs
Other Interests: Solar Power, computers and flight sim pgms
January 18, 2015