Episode 121 - Dale Green - VE7SV / CE2AWW
VE7SV Station Tour
VE7SV Superstation was built beginning in 1970 on Mount Thom, a 5 acre parcel, near Dale’s QTH.
Learned Morse code in Boy Scouts, 1957, age 13
Began SWL with a Hallicrafters S-38 Receiver
First Elmer: Earl Green, VE7AGC (Dale’s father), was a wireless operator in the Canadian Navy
License examination at the Office of the Canada Department of Transport, minimum age of 15 to get license
Amateur Radio Licensing in Canada
First call sign: VE7BFN, First License Class, had to operate CW for 1 year, with an active log book.
Upgrade: Advance license 1 year
Ted Toy VE7HE
John Brown VE7JB - Dale’s father took him to visit VE7JB in 1959
Martti Laine, OH2BH
Early DXpedition rig:
WRTC (World Radiosport Team Championships).
Most memorable WRTC: Seattle 1990 - WRTC
Roberto Ramirez, CE3CT
Dale was inducted into the CQ Contest Hall of Fame in 2013, at the Dayton Hamvention
IARU Region 2 meeting
King Hussein JY1
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