I retired in 2010, from the Aerospace industry, after Forty Five years in my professional career of Electrical and Test Engineering.
Radio Contesting, DX'ing, Home-brewing, and collection / refurbishment of old tube radios has been another branch of the hobby, VHF & UHF Repeaters, Remote Bases are still a specialty.
In 2010, I decided to seek a call with my initials and obtained W5JBO. Previous Call-sign WA6BOB 1966 - 2010
Amateur Radio has been and will continue to be my lifetime hobby.
American Radio Relay League Life Member South Texas DX & Contest Club STDXCC CW Operators Club CWOps # 1115 Northern California Contest Club Charter Member Quarter Century Wireless Association QCWA DX Century Club DXCC CW-RTTY-MIXED Society of Wireless Pioneers SOWP
Northern California Contest Club Southern California Contest Club Southern California DX Club South Western Arizona Contest Club San Fernando Valley Amateur Radio Club Chatsworth Radio Club Rabbit Radio Club Cactus Radio Livermore Radio Club Palisades Amateur Radio Club
Other enjoyments in life.
Stock car racing, old cars, and trains.
Remember, guns have two enemies. Rust & Politicians.