Member Spotlight – Henrique Estehling de Oliveira
QTH: I am from the city of Contagem GH70XC in the state of Minas Gerais in Brazil. Minas Gerais is a state with many mineral resources and especially iron ore.
When were you first licensed? I was first licensed in 2004 and prior that was involved with CB radio from 1998.
How did you become interested in radio? I had a Grundig radio receiver and my 10 year old liked to listen to radio broadcasting stations.
Future hobby plans or goals: I made a frame for a portable station and want to install this into a portable suitcase.
Member of any radio organizations or clubs: CDRGROUP, ARSATC, LABRE MG.
Describe some of your favorite field radio experiences: I have worked QRP on many occasions using various vertical antennas.
Transceivers and antennas: Yaesu FT-857D, LDG Z-11, antenna vertical at-271 , unum 9:1 and 4:1.
Modes: SSB and PSK.
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