Episode 192 - Fred Cady - KE7X (SK)
Fred Cady, KE7X, took his love of radio and electronics as far as he could go - that was to a PHD in Electronic Engineering where he settled into teaching at Montana State University. Now retired, Fred is the author of fourteen books on using and operating the Elecraft transceivers and accessories. Fred is also an avid contest operator and DXer. We will dig into this and more on this QSO Today.
Fred became a silent key on May 16, 2019.
Fred’s Website: www.ke7x.com
Email: fcady (at) ke7x.com
Fred Cady, KE7X has written 14 books on Elecraft radios
Peter Lascell, was K2OQO, now W4WWQ
Kay Nuttal, W2GBK
First License: Novice, 1959, WN2GHN
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General Electric, Erie, PA
Byrd Station, Antarctica, 67-68, ESSA Lab in Boulder
Fred’s Antarctic callsign: KC4USM
CQ Worldwide DX Contest
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ARRL Herb S. Brier Instructor of the Year Award, 1988
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