Power Surges From Cumberland Electric Membership Corporation
My 40 Meter Antenna Accident
Collins Meter Mod
DX 100B Mod
SB104/A AGC Mod
Antennas to Build
Paul F. Fulk Jr. has been in ( Ham ) amateur radio for over 30 plus years . And since 1987 has been licensed As " N8ITF ". He now carries a license of Extra Class and has held all classes of ham radio licenses . He has also sucsessfully completed his 13 words per minute morse code exam .
He has 6 towers on his and his wifes property and 20 antennas.
Paul enjoys building things , but with the vision imparement it makes it a bit hard on him . So he has been doing less and less these days . But he has constructed several RF amplifiers over the years and currently has one continous tune amplifier that operates 160 - 10 meters which has a single 3-500Z and also a 80 through 10 meters amplifier which has a single GS 35B Russian triode that he built. Both being class B grounded grid operation .
He has built several antennas over the years , and enjoys operating 40 meters with his full size 3 element yagi that consists of three different triband yagis aluminum tubing for a total of 202 feet of surface area for radiation of a RF energy .