K1ZM, Jeffrey T Briggs

First licensed in 1958 as WV2CLQ in New York.  Primary interests are lowband Dx’ing and contesting.

Previous calls held were WA2CLQ from 1959-1977 and DL5BR from 1969-1972 while in the US Navy in Germany.

Operated at W1ZM, W2PV, W1RR (K1OX), KP4EAJ,  KC1XX, K1LZ, A61AJ, ZX0F, ZX5J PY5EG.

Past President of Murphy’s Marauders Contest Club in 1976.

Principal founder and first President of the YANKEE CLIPPER CONTEST CLUB in 1977.

Participated in WRTC Slovenia, WRTC Helsinki, WRTC Brazil and WRTC Moscow.

Elected to the CQ Contest Hall of Fame in 2004 as K1ZM/VY2ZM.

Holder of 160M DXCC number 58 and currently have 327 DXCC entities confirmed on Topband.

Holder of WAZ 40 zones on 160M from K1ZM in New York and from VY2ZM in Canada.

Have held CQWW Contest World, North American, US and Canadian records for all band, single band, low power and high power from both VY2ZM. K1ZM and NP4A.

Multiple winner of CQWW,  ARRL DXand WAEDC Contests in the single operator all-band class from W1ZM. K1ZM and VY2ZM starting in 1976.

Member of A1 Operator Club, FOC (#1841), Yankee Clipper Contest Club and Maritime Contest Club.

Currently active from K1ZM on Cape Cod, MA and from VY2ZM in Monticello, Prince Edward Island, Canada – primarily on Topband.

Topband Band Captain at DX0DX from Spratly Islands in January/February 2010.

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