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KD8DVR's Amateur Radio Page.

BACKUP Page.. This page is in effect as a result of my main page hosting service being down

Hi, I'm John, KD8DVR.

I'm currently a General. I'm active on 2 meter FM, 70 cm. FM and HF SSB, SSTV, and PSK
 Locally, I typically can be found on the Columbus, Ohio 146.97, 444.200 repeaters.

I am sometimes active on Echolink, and run my RF node on 70 cm or 220 mhz.

 Also, I have VHF D-STAR Capability and listen on the Columbus 145.39 repeater. as well as simplex.

I live in the North side of Columbus, Ohio in the Polaris Area.

QSL via, LOTW or direct.  You may also confirm contacts on the QRZ logbook.
 I will respond to all QSLs, including paper QSL cards. 

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My Informational Links:

KD8DVR's Blog

Legality of Chinese Made Radios in the USA

Puxing PX-888K Radio Discussion forum

Puxing PX-UV973 Radio Discussion forum

Puxing Amateur HT Discussion on Facebook

Interesting Ham Radio Links:

Ohio Ham Group on Facebook "North America's Favorite Online Database"
BTECH UV-5X3 HT discussion Group on Facebook.
SSTV Group on Facebook
New Ham Radio Operators Help Group on Facebook.

Amateur Radio-related reviews I have done:

Wouxun KG-UVD1P Review
Tecsun PL-380 Ultralight MW/SW Radio Review
Puxing PX-UV973 Review