|[AMRadio] Old-Timer AMers?|
Jim Isbell, W5JAI
jim.isbell at gmail.com
Thu Nov 22 11:35:12 EST 2007
I am curious about something in the record keeping of the FAA. I
started out in 1958 or maybe 59 as WA6LGT then changed my call to
WA5HLE sometime around 1960-61 when I moved to Texas, at that time it
was required that you change your call if you moved. Then a few years
ago to W5JAI when I became Extra but the records do not show the
WA6LGT portion of my ham career. Maybe it was because I was in the
military in Alaska when I got the license???
On Nov 22, 2007 10:24 AM, Donald Sanders <w4bws at comcast.net> wrote:
> Yes, at 68 and active since 1948. Looking forward to the next 30. AM Rocks.
> Healthfully yours,
> Don W4BWS
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "D. Chester" <k4kyv at charter.net>
> To: <amradio at mailman.qth.net>
> Sent: Wednesday, November 21, 2007 8:53 AM
> Subject: Re: [AMRadio] Old-Timer AMers?
> > > I definitely fit the profile the guy mentioned. 65, next birthday, and
> > > 50 years with a license and really enjoy giving guys like him hell.
> > >
> > > Get the Viking going stock then modify if you need to.
> > >
> > > Congratulations Steve you have made it to the cellar where I live.
> > >
> > > Jim/W5JO
> > Same here. I turned 65 my last, and I am now in my 49th year as a
> > amateur. I hope neither one of us will fall into that "couple of years"
> > category, though.
> > Ashtabula Bill got a chuckle about a decade ago when I told him about a
> > couple of slopbuckets I overheard in conversation and one of them remarked
> > "Ashtabula Bill hasn't died yet?". Looks like they are still having a
> > wait. When I work Bill, we still sometimes get a laugh out of that one.
> > :-)
> > 73,
> > Don k4kyv
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