Born in Hazerswoude (NETHERLANDS) in 1938. Retired as system-engineer since 1998.
First licensed as PA0MP in 1963, licensed as DJ0TP in 1968.
Member of VERON (since 1963, #2941), DARC (OV Vegesack DOK I-14 since 1973, #1490002), EUDXF (since 2008, #802), GDXF (since 2008, #620) and sponsor of the Dutch Kingdom Amateur Radio Society (DKARS) since July 2014.
DXCC STATUS (05 August 2016): 337 (All) and 330 (Current)confirmed countries. Last confirmation: FT4JA - Juan de Nova, Europa Isl. (K5K not included, while deleted).
I prefer QSL via bureau and LoTW. I upload my log to the LoTW at least once a week and regularly also to Clublogs.
Equipment here: ICOM IC-7600, W3DZZ-antenna for 80 m and 40 m, 2 el. yagi antenna for 30 m, 17 m and 12 m combined with a 3 el. yagi antenna for 20 m, 15 m and 10 m (Fritzel FB-DX-506 on a 18 m/60ft tower).
Software for the Digi-Modes: MixW 3.1.1 (reg.) and JT65 - HF HB9HQX- Edition.
Logbook: HAM-Office 5 rel. 4.1 by ARCOMM.
Awards: DXCC (Honour Roll),WAS (20m-Mixed), WAC, WAZ, WAS Triple Play Award #603.
My yagi-antenna system and other pictures from Hinnebeck can also be seen at Google Earth Panoramio. (City: Schwanewede-Hinnebeck).
My skype-ident can be obtained on email request.
DXCC visited, but not activated:
3A, 3W, 9M2, 9V, A6, BY, DL, EA, EA6, EA8, F, G, HB9, HB0, HL, I, JA, JY, LX, OE, ON, OK, OZ, PA, RAeu, SM, SV9, TA, TK, V5, VR2, VU, W6/7, XE, XU, YK, ZL, Z