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WEEKLY NEWS

Provided by Phil Byrne VK2MCB

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Roar Nets September 19th to September 22nd 2020

Report for Week beginning 19 September 2020
 
North American ROAR Digital Voice Net, Saturday 2020-09-19, 2000z
From Phil N9HWO
No Report Received
 
0600z-0630z D-Star Net
From Bill VK4ZD
Phil VK2MCB, John ZL2JPM, Jean-Pierre F1CFA, Vernon G0EGW, Nick G4HCK and I were present.
 

0630z - 0700z Anzo Net on 7,105 +/- QRM
From Bill VK4ZD
Peter VK3KCD was 58 and gave me 59
Doug ZL1BFS was 59+5 and gave me the same
John ZL2JPM was 56-7
Vernon G0EGW  was 55-6 and gave me 44-5
Jean-Pierre was present but not heard here
  
0700z - 0730z LP to Europe on 14,294
From Bill VK4ZD
Nothing Heard
 
 
0800z - 0900z UK 80-metre Net on 3,694
From Bob G3SZF
No Report Received
 
2000z NA ZOOM NET
From Noel WD8QHD/VE3
ROAR President Ed N4EDT had trouble with his internet service so he asked USCB East VP Joe AF1E to convene the meeting.
22 checked in.
Joe AF1E
Peter WA6BLy
Bill KC4D
Gustavo PT3ADM
Ingo KK6EWB
Dixon KC5PL
Sonny W4/4G4S
Doug ZL1BFS
Nate N8TE
KL4E Craig
Phil N9HWO
Noel NM5AB
Nick G4HCK
Dale K9SK
Vernon G0EGW
Rainer KE4RAY
David WN5V
George W9ZSJ
Eddie KJ7PEH now N7EDD
Alan AE6OH
N4EDT
Noel WD8QHD/VA3
Following the usual reports of Rotary and amateur radio activities, there was discussion of crawdads, Off-centre Fed dipoles and digital communications e.g. FT8.
Ed N4EDT sorted out his internet difficulties and submitted to the gathering. some possibilities for the new ROAR logo. Some constructive, adaptive suggestions were made. Ed will follow up with these and submit it RI for approval and report back to the group.
The net closed after 2100 Z
73
YIRS
Noel WD8QHD/VA3
 
Join the Weekly NET/ZOOM meeting this Sunday.
Please note that the time is *** 2000Z Sunday ***
THE MEETING WILL START AT 2000Z SUNDAY,
The ZOOM Conference HAS BEEN GROWING EVERY WEEKEND. Join the group and share information about your radio and Rotary activities. We always have a lot of laughs. Join us this coming Sunday, meet your fellow ROAR members, and share in the fun.
Ed Tyler - N4EDT is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.
​Cell 205-919-4610  (Feel free to text me at this number if the need arises.)
ehtyler@icloud.com
  
ZOOM Meeting info:
Note the timing details are for Australian Eastern Standard Time – you need to adjust for your time zone.
The meeting will be on Sunday at 2000Z.
ROAR Zoom Meeting
When: Mon 6am – 7:30am Australian Eastern Standard Time - Brisbane
Where: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/7848247670 (map)
Who: more details »
Ed Tyler - N4EDT is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting open to all ROAR members.
Topic: Ed Tyler - N4EDT's Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/7848247670
Meeting ID: 784 824 7670
 
0700z Tuesday September 22nd EUR 20m net on 14,294
From Bill VK4ZD
Nothing Heard
 
From Nick G4HCK
Hello & good bye
Nothing today
Regards
Nicholas Wilkinson
 

73
Phil VK2MCB

 
Philip Byrne
Rotary Club of Canberra
Australia
E: philipbyrne@bigpond.com

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