My name is Nelu, born in 1947 and I am
radioamateur since SWL with the call YO2-1084/TM on 1970, with
YO2BEH on 1973 and from April 2003 my call is YO2RR. YO2R is my
contest call in period 2007-2009.
Until 1990 i worked as a instructor and trainer dealt with
radiocommunications. After many years of activity, I obtained
the Class 1 license .
I started private business since 1990 on civil and industrial buildings with S.C. CLUB S.R.L. Since 2008 are retired.
I am a member of : YODX CLUB # 139, DIG # 3377, CHC # 1689, NCDXF # 5328, PRO-CW # 5, EACW CLUB # 138, SKCC # 5848, PODXS 070 CLUB # 141, CTC # 285, FH # 120, DMC # 856, EPC # 7088,BCS # 594, OBC # 268, TRC ..the YR0HQ team for IARU HF World Championship (from 2000 to 2016 every year), and in 1986 i was awarded the title international master of radiosport.
From 1981 I became referee. I established with my call over 265.000 QSO's in CW, SSB, RTTY, SSTV, PSK31, PSK63, PSK125, MFSK16, HELL, OLIVIA ...( My favorite operating mode is CW on HF) and I have confirmed 348 DXCC(every 339 current entities + 9 deleted and #1 on YO DX CLUB) till now and over 1250 awards (most in contests) including 9BDXCC. In 2016 I obtained HONOR ROLL #1 and Challenge 2500 from ARRL.
I am single activ operator of club station YO2KHK. With my club of S.C.CLUB S.R.L. I estabilished over 18.600 qso's in all modes and I have confirmed 344 DXCC (336 current entities +8 deleted). YO2KHK is radioclub #1 on YO DX CLUB. In 2016 I obtained HONOR ROLL and Challenge 1000 from ARRL.
I frequently participate in international contests in all working modes.(Usually during daytime in 15m CW or Digital modes) I achieved 19 first places worldwide, over 53 second and third places, over 390 first places / YO , in 2006 I was awarded the first place , thus becoming champion at YODXHF. In 2008 I obtained the third place, on 2009 second place and in 2010, 2011, 2014 and 2015, first place in SO15m at same contest.
After 2006 I am contest manager, referee and sponsor of TAC (TOP OF OPERATORS ACTIVITY CONTEST) whice takes place the first weekend of December. I invite you to participate in this great CW contest organized by PRO-CW-CLUB.
My second hobby are pigeons, since 1953, now the raise of tippler high flying pigeons .
I use the following equipment: Transceiver Icom-7600 for contests , and IC-706MK2G, Switch ELAD-AMS-33, Linear amplifier ACOM 1000, ACOM 2000A, OM2500HF, HM Antenna selector, ACOM 2000SW remote antenna switch, Alpha Spid Big AZ rotator, Palstar AT2KD Antenna Tuner and MFJ-989C Tuner, USB Radio Interface , LP-100A (Digital SWR & Wattmeter), MFJ-434 (Voice Keyer), MFJ-490x (Memory Keyer ) with BY-2 Bencher paddle , MFJ-1040C Preselector and 11 Bands HM Preselector, antenna 8 bands a QUAD of CUBEX, Mantis II (2EL 30m + 2El 40 m) + 4E6B (4EL 20-17-15-12-10-6 m) , and Kelemen Dipol DP-16080-SH , PC DELL 2.9GHz/8 GRam, Win 7 Prof .
PC Programs: Logger32, JVComm32 , MMTTY, MMVARI, MMSSTV and I use N1MM for contests.