My name is Stein Roar Brobakken
I do practice telegraphy since 1985 and shortwave contacts all over the world with simple antennas.
I do build most of my antennas either for my QTH or for DXPeditions. I am fan of phased array and simple verticals + wire yagies
Dxing:I prefer do work dx, but I hate to get interupted by other station if I dont hear the DX...how can I get the call if lot of QRM
CW?I did start my carieer in 1986, only 7 years old with cw(Telegraphy).
-2th call LA6FJA 12.Mar.1995<2014
- 3rd call 2005 KI4KJP
- 4th 2006 K3RAG
On the air I am actually known as Rag, i.e. my name is Stein Roar. Roar=Roger i.e. for CW
I choose first RAG to give a shorten nick name version of ROG which was to far on FIST QRQ CW..... my name is not Ragnar or similiar which had been natural
I've worked 334 Countries to Now!
I'm member of :
|LA-DX-GROUP LA1DXG||South Carolina DX Club WE4YL|
|Aurora Contest Tam LN5O /LA5O||Oppland DX team LN7AZ|
|Croatian Cw Club||World Wide Young Contesters|
|NRRL Norwegian Radio Relay League|
|ARRL American Radio Relay League||DX1M/DX0M Magellan DX Club|
|LA2L Lillehammer Radio Club|
|Gjøvik- og Totengruppa av NRRL www.la5g.no|
I am QRV mostly bands, but you hear me mostly on 160 ! Top band rules
I was editor for LA-DX-GROUP's DX bullentin into DX-News in the magazine "amatör-radio" publicated of NRRL for 2 1/2 years, I also kept position as vice-president in LA DX GROUP.
ex Vice president of NRRL
I am the founder of LA IOTA Club we had our first DXpedition to EU-079 Yksnoy Island as LA1IOTA 2005 RSGB IOTA Contest and OY/LA6FJA & OY/LA7WCA 2010.
Kommune/County :Gjøvik Kommune
CQ zone 14 ITU zone 18
My tower 2002
I'm eduacated as Automatician and have the certificate of apprenticeship, I'm worked into the industry Arena at Raufoss. Now student as Electro Engineer
My my main interest's is Music , electronic and wood-work, mountainbiking, antennas construction,contesting via amateur radio, travels and DXpeditions.
My fathers name is Svein Olav with callsign LA5FHA ex LB8SC
Mmy mothers name is Anne Kari, they are separated. And have got new families. So I have two families :)
Else I have 4 sisters & 1 brother, Line, Malin, Patrick Leo Johan, Shanna Stine Marie, Thea Marie
Stepmother's name is Nora and have callsign LA4TOA
Here QRV as LA6FJA from LN5O in 2006 CQ WW CW
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