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    Episode 376 - Michael Johnson - WO9B
    Michael Johnson, WO9B's ham radio career has
    evolved through a number of phases over the last 50 years that now include
    CW and QRP operation, with his dog, during CWOPs weekly tests from local
    parks in Milwaukee. Mikes park operation has become a weekly meetup for
    his local radio club. WO9B also enjoys DMR and HF digital modes and is my
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    Hometown: Minneapolis, MN
    First License: 1972, Novice, WN0IPW. Later upgrade to WB0IPW

    Novice Rig:
    Hammarlund Receiver
    Heathkit HW-16 Novice Transceiver

    Current Rig:
    Yaesu FT-891 HF Transceiver
    LNR Mountain Topper 4 Band Version 2
    Venus SW-3B QRP Radio
    U-Kits H14B Radio
    QRP Labs QCX 40 Meter Transceiver

    Favorite Operating Mode: CW

    Ameco Morse Code Course
    Warehouse District, Minneapolis
    Hygain TH6DXX
    Civil Engineering
    Marquette University, Milwaukee, BSCE
    ARRL Field Day
    Kenwood TH-75A Dual band Portable
    Amateur Repeater Autopatch
    Packet Radio AX.25
    Commodore 64 Computer
    Ameritron AL-84 Amplifier
    Squalo 6 Meter Antenna
    FT-8 Digital Mode
    National Parks on the Air
    End Fed Antenna
    CW Ops CWT
    Joe Everhart N2CX Interview
    Spark Plug - 64:1 impedance transformer
    40 Meter Half Wave End Fed Antenna
    RG-174 Coax
    West Allis Radio Amateur Club
    SOTA in the Canadian Rockies with Paul Mower, VA6MPM.
    SOTA - Summits on the Air
    Canadian Rockies
    Banff National Park
    SOTA Peaks Upper Peninsula Michigan
    Huron Mountain, Michigan
    NXDN Digital ID
    Droid Star Digital Application
    DMR - Digital Mobile Radio
    DMR Hot Spot
    Fake Ham Lid Net Reddit
    VPN - Virtual Private Network
    Cesium Time Standard

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