What a great hobby!
Amateur Radio has been my favorite hobby since 1972! I especially enjoy the opportunity to build meaningful friendships with other hams.
I became a licensed ham in 1972 to facilitate telephone patch calls to my wife Pat from aboard ship in the Pacific during my 28 year Navy career. I was fortunate to operate my own equipment, a Kenwood TS-520 and trap vertical antenna, from five Navy ships.
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