clickbanner



AC5ED's Amateur Radio Home Page!
Make your own free website on Tripod.com
My_Picture

Hobbies

Hello, name here is Jim and I have a bunch of hobbies, Ham Radio being my main one with the call sign of AC5ED.
Some of my equipment being used is a Kenwood TS690SAT HF rig 6-meters through 160-meters with 100 watts output
into a MFJ-1798 multi-band vertical 2,6,10,12,15,17,20,30,40,80 meters. Vhf is a Yaesu FT-2400 50 watts output
into a Ringo-Ranger up about 30 feet. Also Run Packet from time to time using AEA model PK-232MBX multi-mode
controller. For anyone who does not know, a multi-mode controller is like your modem except you use a antenna
instead of the phone line, and it has several different modes, Packet, rtty, amtor, pactor, navtex, cw, and
kiss, (Keep It Simple Stupid);) and a built in mailbox for messages to name some of its uses. I also run mobil
in my truck, using a Yaesu FT-900sat, 100 watt output with a Ameritron ALS-500M amplifier 500 watts output into
a homemade screwdriver antenna, also have a Tri-bander Kenwood TS-742 with 2-meters, 70-centimeters, and 6-meters
all 50 watts output into triband antenna. Some other parts of the hobby is ATV witch includes Slow scan TV (still
pictures), Fast scan TV (just like what you see on regular TV), Satellite, and moon bounce (bouncing your signal
off the moon to talk to someone else in a different part of the county, Just to name a few of the different aspects
of this hobby. Other hobbies include Astronomy, Camping and hiking, Metal detecting, photography and of course,
computers. I live in Ennis, Texas.
Page Last Updated 05/31/99


This page has been visited counter times.
fastcounter
LE FastCounter

Web Site Garage
Tune Up Your Web Site Free:

!Register-it!-Promote Your Web Site!

Click for Ennis, Texas Forecast


Links

   Enter a city or zip    
   Enter a city or zip    
Today 's Weather
Search Engines!
Some Search Engines for your use!
Ham Radio Links!
Links to other sites
My online music store!
You can purchase music of all kinds.
AC5ED's Guest-book please sign in!
AC5ED's Answering machine leave your message
Private Messages
My Astronomy Page!
Links and Pictures I have taken!
AC5ED's Masonic Pages!
Masonic Lodge #369
AC5ED's Family Tree!
My Family Tree!
Sign My Guestbook
guestbook
View My Guestbook

CDnow

Sign Up Page
This Amateur Radio Webring
site is owned by
AC5ED's Home Page!.
Want to join the
Amateur Radio Webring?
Next Site
[Skip Prev] [Prev] [Next] [Skip Next] [Random] [Next 5] [List Sites]

Fogdog
Sports - The Ultimate Sports Store

Join the
MyPoints Program. Earn free rewards!

Join our mailing list!
Enter your email address below,
then click the 'Join List' button:
Powered by ListBot
321


James Amos Jr.

My_e-mail
125 Holly Loop
Ennis, Texas 75119-8106
United States