Roland W. Aldrich
Cary, NC

QCWA # 17941
Chapter 146

Licensed in North Springfield, Vermont from 1959 to 1992: employed in family milk business. 1992-1998: gigs in MA, CA & NC. 1998 to 2019: employed by Rick Hendrick's Cary (NC) Auto Mall in commercial/fleet sales. 2019: retired to XYL’s hometown: Searcy, Arkansas. B.S. UVM '66, Vermont Air National Guard '66-'72. ARRL & QCWA Life Member, Rotarian & Paul Harris Fellow (Rotary International) and member NCAARS.org and ADXA.org. DXCC 328 Mixed. First shack: Hallicrafters S-40B, ARC-5's on 80 & 40M and a home brew 6L6 15M transmitter. Current shack: FTdx10 to a Radiowavz 6-20M hex beam on a 34’ Rohn 25 or two shortened 82’ wire antennas: a 80/40/30 fan dipole for CW/FT8 and a SpiRo 80-10 trap primarily for 75/40M SSB. TM-V71A to a Diamond X50A.

K1LEC - Roland W. Aldrich
1978 QSL

December 04, 2021