Ron W. Rogers
QCWA # 31117
Have been licensed since 1968. Member of ARRL, SEDXC, SVHFS, AMSAT, QCWA, ARES, & IEEE organizations.
Main interests are VHF-UHF-Micro contesting, Home Brew, DX chasing, EME & WSJT experimentation, Satellite work, FM repeater system architectures, CW work, RTTY, PSK-31, ATV.
Primary homebrew focus is high power VHF-UHF-Microwave power amps & weak signal pre-amp design.
Currently member of W4NH VHF-UHF-SHF-Microwave contest team. Former member and equipment builder of W8VP and W9ICE contest clubs.
Now Assistant EC for Forsyth Co. ARES and ARRL Technical Specialist, GA Section
Recently retired as Engineering Program Manager and Technical Intellectual Property consultant for Fortune 100 company that provides retail store automation equipment and software, electronic payment products, network communications systems, and data warehousing.
Other interests include early wireless communications technology, early Broadcast radio history, antique radio and restoration, Golf, occasional Bass fishing, and licensed Private Pilot.
Entire family is licensed. XYL is N8ILW along with sons WE8W and W8BPR.
May 28, 2015