Welcome to My World, Pull Up Chair!

As you can see, I'm prior military, a police officer, and a amateur radio operator! Ok, that's it you can go home now! Ok, don't go. This site is broken up into three different sections: Ham Radio, Military, and Law Enforcement. Use the menu above to access each section..

This page will serve as my ham radio and broadcasting page. I've been a ham for 26 years. I hold a Extra Class ticket. My old callsign was KB4ERA and I recently changed to my dad's old sign, which is of course K4DSX. He is W4JIM. I operate on 15, 40, 80, and 2 meters. I also operate SSTV and CW on the above bands. My rig is a ICOM-IC718 and my antenna is a 40 meter dipole, which is about 70-80 feet in the air. I'm a proud member of the South Coast Amateur Radio Service (Member Number 3868) They have several nets during the day on 7.251. To access my special QSL card please click this link. I'm a former radio broadcaster and sports director for WRNC in Reidsville, NC. The station is no longer around, but my days there were special!

I'm currently the owner of the Briles Information Radio Network (BIRN), which can be heard on Spreaker, Tune IN Radio, and on the main site @ briles.net radio page.

73's to all of my fellow ham operators around the world! I'm also working on a new weather station. Here is my link for my qsl cards received around the world soon! QSL!

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Ham Radio Links

Below are some great ham radio links if you are interested in the hobby! Please take time to visit each site to learn about our wonderful hobby called ham radio!

FCC
QRZ Home Page
ARRL
Amateur Radio on Wikipeda
Eham.net
ICOM America
Ten-Tec
Kenwood
Learn Morse Code!
Southcars
PCRN
Grand Strand Amateur Radio Club
Guilford Amateur Radio Emergency Service
Rockingham Cty. Amateur Radio Club
Guilford Amateur Society
Guilford Amateur Radio Association

My Ham Shack Station:
Rig: Icom IC-718
Antenna: 40 Meter Dipole 60 Ft High
Mic:Icom SM-8
Power: 50W
Ticket:Extra Class
Former Call Sign: KB4ERA
First License: 1982
Power Supply: Astron RS-35A
2M-Kenwood TM-271
SSTV: Easy Pal and Dell Computer