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Amateur Radio Operator, Dave Blake -N4DB-

(Previous calls W1FUA 1955-1966, W4GEQ 1966-1977)

Photos of Station and Antennas In Ohio 2010

Photos of Station and Antennas In Virginia October 2012

I'm finally back on the air from Virginia but only with a Windom

Picture of latest station February 2016

About Me

Tower and Antenna Progress 2012

Hamradio Bio

Telegraph Key Collection

DXCC Stats and Awards by Band and Mode

Recordings Of My Favorite 6 Meter QSOs

Six On Six Award

6 Meter gatherings at the Dayton Hamvention VHF/UHF Weak Signal Banquet

6 Meter ops at Dayton 2005

6 Meter ops at Dayton 2006

6 Meter ops at Dayton 2009

SMOGfests or Six Meter Operators Group hamfests

SMOGfest 2005

SMOGfest 2006

SMOGfest 2007

Here I am Shortwave Listening in 1944

---Heathkit in 1969------Drake in 1972---

  • Amateur Radio Station:


Elecraft K3s - Main

TenTec Omni 7 - Backup

Yaesu FT-857D - Backup and Mobile


Ameritron ALS-1306 Main Amp

Ameritron AL-1200 Backup Amp

Ameritron AL-80A Backup

Commander VHF-1200 6 Meter Amp 1200 Watts Backup


160 - 10 meters:----- 270' long windom or OCF Sloper

6 meters:------- M2 6M7JHV 7 elements on a 31' boom at 74 feet

I can be reached by E-Mail at:--- N4DB@ARRL.net