Ham Radio

I was first licensed for Amateur Radio in 2008 as KE5UUO. In May 2016, I upgraded my license to Amateur Extra Class and applied for the call KN6Q.
I'm a member of ARRL, AMSAT, K2BSA ARA, and a lifetime member of the WC5C Tri-County Amateur Radio Club in Azle Texas. I'm a Volunteer Examiner for ARRL and W5YI. PODXS 070 #2539

My home HF Setup:

  • Yaesu FTdx-3000
  • MD100 Microphone
  • AL-811 600 Watt Amplifier
  • 130ft End Feed Dipole (80m-10m)
  • LP-PAN 2 SDR


Portable Setup:

  • Yaesu FT-991
  • Alpha Antenna ProMaster 18' vertical.
  • 2m/440cm J-Pole
  • LDG YT-1200 Auto Tuner
  • MFJ-1708 RF Sensing T/R Switch
  • SDRPlay SDR Receiver (Running SDR Console V3)
    My FT-991 is mounted in a 3U rack mount case (Go-Box).


My home VHF/UHF Setup:

  • Kenwood TM-V71A
  • Jetstream JTB2 antenna


QSL Via LoTW (preferred), eQSL.cc (AG), QRZ and Direct. I enjoy real paper QSL cards and will 100% send you one back if you send me one.
You can contact me at:


Tom Kisner KN6Q