Station Info

Awards
ARRL National Certificate of Merit (1978)
ARRL Emergency Service Award
ARRL Public Service Award
DXCC (Mixed, Phone, CW)
QRP DXCC
WAS - CW
WAZ - CW #292
DXCC Totals (worked / confirmed)
Mixed - 305 /305
CW - 292 / 292
Contest Achievement Highlights
K4EQ
1st Place, Midwest Division, QRP, CW Unlimited, 2014 ARRL 10-Meter Contest (Division record)
1st Place, Iowa Section, QRP, CW, 2011 ARRL 10-Meter Contest
1st Place, Iowa Section, QRP, CW, 2010 ARRL International DX Contest
1st Place, Tennessee Section, QRP, CW, 2001 ARRL 10-Meter Contest
1st Place, Delta Division, QRP, CW, 2001 ARRL 10-Meter Contest (Division record)
1st Place, Tennessee Section, 1999 QRPARCI Holiday Spirits Sprint

W9NXD/HR2
1st Place, World, 80m, CW, 1984 ARRL International DX Contest
1st Place, North America, Mixed Mode, 1983 ARRL 10-Meter Contest
6th Place, World, Mixed Mode, 1983 ARRL 10-Meter Contest
1st Place, Honduras, Mixed Mode, 1983 ARRL 10-Meter Contest
1st Place, Honduras, All-Band, CW, 1983 CQ World-Wide WPX Contest
1st Place, Honduras, 80m, CW, 1983 ARRL International DX Contest
1st Place, Honduras, 80m, Phone, 1983 ARRL International DX Contest
1st Place, Honduras, All-Band, CW, 1975 CQ World-Wide DX Contest (HR1DH)
Station Equipment
Kenwood TS-2000 Transceiver
Elecraft K2/100 Transceiver
Elecraft K1 QRP Transceiver
Bayou Jumper Transceiver (40m CW QRP)
LDG Z-11 Pro II Auto Tuner
Icom IC-2100 2-Meter FM Transceiver
Idiom Press Logikey K-3 Keyer
Nye Speed-X Straight Key
Palm Pico Paddle
NØSA Mini Paddle
NØSA TP4 Paddle
Current Memberships
American Radio Relay League
FISTS (#3597)
Four States QRP Group (#467)
Michigan QRP Club (M-109)
North American QRP CW Club (#439)
Old Old Timer's Club (#4003)
QCWA (#19,129)
QRP ARCI (#10034)
SKCC (#2238)
St. Louis & Suburban Radio Club
Past Memberships
Cedar Valley (IA) Amateur Radio Club
Central Michigan Amateur Radio Club
Grand Rapids (MI) Amateur Radio Association
Grant County (IN) Amateur Radio Club (past president)
Iowa Army MARS
Iowa QRP Club (#162)
Johnson City (TN) Amateur Radio Association
Lansing (MI) Civil Defense Repeater Association
RACES (IN)
Radio Club de Honduras
Radio Club de Tegucigalpa
Roanoke Valley (VA) Amateur Radio Club
Tennessee Army MARS
Zerobeaters Amateur Radio Club
Call Signs Held Since 1960
KN8WHB, K8WHB, W9NXD, NJ8X, K4EQ, HR1DH
Also operated from these countries:
Honduras (HR1DH, K8WHB/HR1, W9NXD/HR2, NJ8X/HR1, HR9/K4EQ)
Costa Rica (W9NXD/TI2)
Russia (NJ8X/UA3)
Canada (W9NXD/VE3, NJ8X/VE3, K4EQ/VE3)
Miscellaneous
Novice license (KN8WHB) dated 29 September 1960
Passed Amateur Extra Class exam 26 September 1984
K4EQ formally held by William Kargoll, Jr. (SK), Jupiter, Florida, 1963-1977
Former call sign NJ8X reissued to Ainahou Contest Club (Michigan)
Former call sign W9NXD currently not issued
Former call sign K8WHB reissued to Geauga Amateur Radio Association (Ohio)
Father, Max Holloway, N8CVH (SK)
Brother, Mel Holloway, KD8LL
Sister-in-law, Kim Holloway, N8HOD
Uncle, Don Holloway, WB8EYM (SK)