Roberto lives in the pleasant capital city of Uruguay, Montevideo.
Founded by a spanish soldier in 1724, Montevideo is now a modern vibrant and eclectic city with a rich cultural life.
The city is full of scenic views, museums, parks, theatres, etc.
There is a wide range for shopping from markets to malls to flea markets.
On the air since 1992, Roberto is a very experienced operator and highly respected within the radio community.
He was bitten by the radio bug since his father gave him a radio as a 10th birthday present.
Even though he was away from the hobby for a decade, he never lost his interest and the thrill of meeting and talking to people via the radio.
In 2019 he hopes to add to his score of 100 worked and confirmed DXCC.
The CHARLIE INDIA HQ would like to sincerely thank Roberto 12 CI 105 for activating 12 CI/DX.
The activation is still ongoing and Roberto can be proud of the fact that he has logged several hundreds stations during this low part of the cycle.
When Roberto is not DXing, his other love is organising BBQ with his friends or having a glass of Maté wine with his wife.
His working conditions consists of a Yaesu FT 840 and a Yaesu FT 747 GX along with a linear amplifier Health Kit SB 200.
His antenna is a 4 el Yagi 10 meters off the ground.