Bengt Falkenberg SM7EQLCallsign: Bengt Falkenberg SM7EQL

QTH: Lund

When were you first licensed? 1969

How did you become interested in radio? Began with BCDX-ing 12 years old. Ham radio license 1969.

Favorite radio activities and locations: A mix between KX3 and own designs of receivers and transmitters.

Future hobby plans or goals: 100% home constructed QRP-transceiver optimized for backpacking

Bengt Falkenberg SM7EQL - Elecraft KX 3in a carrying box, built in logging computer based on a Arduino MEGA and 13,2V/8,4 Ah LiFePO4 batterypack

Bengt Falkenberg SM7EQL – Elecraft KX 3in a carrying box, built in logging computer based on a Arduino MEGA and 13,2V/8,4 Ah LiFePO4 batterypack

and DX-holiday style operations.

Member of any radio organizations or clubs: President of “Experimenting Swedish Radioamateurs” ESR and a couple of local clubs.

Describe some of your favorite field radio experiences: Designing antennas, radio electronics, measurements, propagation studies etc.

Transceivers and antennas: KX3,home made QRP-transceivers, Army Radios as Angry Nine GRC-9, Ra200, Paraset and much more. Antennas for portable use single band GP and dipoles.

Modes: CW only.

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