After a quarter century in Asia we're back in the USA and QRV from a historic hamlet in Fairfax County in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
On HF (CW and SSB) the rig is a Yaesu FT-450D running <100 watts feeding a Gap Titan DX center-fed vertical for 6-80 meters and there's also an inverted V for 15 meters.
DX call signs previously: A52SW, HL1ZAT, HL9OA, HL9VOA, HS0ZLK, S21VOA, T6AD, T88SH, VU3USJ, 7J1AIL and 9N7VOA.
First licensed in 1972; ex-WA7WYF, N7EPQ and K7USJ.
QCWA Life Member.
Member: ARRL, Alexandria ARC, NERA, SKCC and QCWA Chapter 91.
I'm also a former president of the Tokyo International Amateur Radio Association (TIARA).
Over the years, I have authored articles for CQ, Popular Communications and 73 magazine.