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Paul Allen
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K7VIQ Ham Since 1993
United States

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Other Callsigns
KBPN-1418 - Back when CB used calls
KB7VIQ - Tech

My Ham Radio Interests
I am a Ham Radio operator in Eugene, OR. My interest in radio started as licensed CB user(KBPN-1418) and I went by 'Little John' (Paul means little and my middle name means John). I was discouraged by the language and lack of courtesy though and wished for an alternative. Ham radio was the ticket, although it was several years till I got around to studying for a license. I was first licensed as KB7VIQ on June 6, 1993. On March 14th 2007 my wife became KD7PJW and I (became K7VIQ) as we both took and passed the General exam together. I took the Extra March 2019 and we finally got a starter icom HF radio and multiband isotron antenna.
I have been practicing Morse code so I picked up a Bunnell AT&T Western Electric key and a cheap 3d printed double paddle to practice with. I need extensive practice receiving code before I can do much on the air.
73's K7VIQ/db/

2 VHF/UHF/DMR handhelds, starter icom, Multiband isotron antenna, code key.

Other Interests
Science, Science fiction

Long Island CW Club #266 - Feldhell #6375 ~ FISK #19640

K7VIQ Updated Profile - 12/28/2019 2:50:08 AM

K7VIQ's Blog Post - 9/20/2019 8:40:18 PM

Getting back on the bands

My wife and I got an HF radio and multi isotron antenna and a couple VHF/UHF/DMR radios and got the station up between March 30 and September 2019. Yea it took us a while aperticulay to get the isotron antenna up on a TV mast and guy wired. Have already talked to old and new Friends on the nest I take in. I enjoy taking in ECARN, a small emergency radio net.
Comment from WB4IUY 11/15/2019 4:37:03 PM
Congrats, and welcome back on the air!


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