Station Information

The K0MD station has been designed to compete in DX and domestic contest activities as well as to chase DX on 160-10 meters.  It is equipped for CW, SSB, RTTY and the FT modes. 


DX Awards:


7-Band DXCC

WAZ + Diamond Jubilee WAZ


CQ WPX Award of Excellence

CQ 5 Band WAZ

ARRL WAS (8 bands)

ARRL Triple Play award.


325 DXCC entities worked 

7 Band DXCC confirmed



Contesting Awards:


# 1 Asia - CQ WPX CW 2007 as part of B1Z M-M team

#1 Chile - CQ WW CW 2009 - SOAB

#1 World - ARRL DX SSB with W0GJ and WA0MHJ as VP5H in the multi-single HP category

  • Dakota Division Winner RTTY RU - several years  
  • Dakota Division Winner ARRL DX CW  
  • Dakota Divison Winner ARRL DX SSB

Several W0 #1 scores in NAQP SSB

#2 US SOSB CQ WPX CW 20 meters

 Scott Wright

KØMD Contest Station

Rochester, MN 55902

Station activities focus on so2r contesting and Dxing. 



Licensed 1977 in Kentucky as WD4HAD, moved to Minnesota in 1989

Station is focused on Contesting and Dxing, as a SO2r or M-S station

You may hear me operating overseas with contests or Dxing while on a business trip.

Prior callsigns: WD4HAD, KF0FW, AA0PS, WK4W

Trustee: NT0EE

ARRL Life Member, Minnesota Wireless Association, Life member - CW Ops, Life Member - Long Island CW Club, Twin City DX association (TCDXA), Rochester DX and Contest Club,  RSGB - Radio Society of Great Britain, CDXC - Chiltern DX Club (CDXC), ARRL Maxim society, ARRL Second Century club.

Honorary membership in: Radio Club de Chile, Turks and Caicos Amateur Radio Association, B1Z contest club.

Past Editor, NCJ - National Contest Journal, 2018-2019-2020

Past Member, ARRL Contest Advisory Committee


  Overseas Operating

My first overseas operation was at B1Z with the premiere club in Beijing for CQ WPX CW.  We placed first place M/M in China and 13th in the world as BY1TX.


  • Operations from Chile as CE2/KØMD. I try to operate every August when I am at medical conferences in Vina del Mar and in November/December when I am at meetings also. I entered CQ CW WW 2009 from Vina del Mar, Chile and placed first place SOAB Chile.
  • DX Contesting in the Turks & Caicos islands using calls: P5/K0MD, VP5H and VP5S



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