My name is James, I was first Licensed in May of 1996. I canceled my License and enlisted in the US Army. I got out on a Medical Discharge in July 2006. In 2007 i got back into the hobby and enjoy it as much if not more than the first time.
I am a ARRL Accredited VE and run a Test Session in Sylvan Springs. I enjoy being a VE and will always be involved in testing. I am currently President of the Sylvan Springs Amateur Radio Club. Our web address is www.ssarc-al.org
My equipment consists of: FT-2000 100watt version, FT-60R, Icom V-82, 2 FT-7800R Mobile's, Vertex VHF set for 147.390, MFJ969 Tuner. Antennas are: 1/2 wave 160 Loop all built with 450 ohm Ladder line, 6 Meter "J" pole, and a 2Meter/440 "J" Pole built out of Steel and threaded rod.