Martti Karimies, born in 1954,
works as Sales Director at LO Rakenne Oy. Martti
has been DXing since 1969. He lives with a multi-cultural
family in Hämeenlinna, some 100 kilometers
north of Helsinki.
Martti currently DXes mostly
using Perseus, SDR-IQ and Telefunken E1800/3 professional
His first DXpedition to Lapland was already in 1986,
after which he has mostly done DXpeditions to Lake
Livo, located in East-Central Finland, for Asian
AM stations, and in Aihkiniemi since 2010.
Martti's best catches are several Japanese, Philippine
and Thai stations heard in Europe for the first
time, as well as KGUM 567 and KCNM 1080, also heard
in Finland for the first time by him.
Martti has three children. You can e-mail Martti