Propagation still weak this day. K=1
0730z Europe - Anzo net on 14,293 Long
I was up
early and got a contact with UX4UA Nick
in Kiev, first in a long time.
He was 4/3
at 0630z and up to steady 5/9 by 0713z.
worked Henk VK2GWK 5/9 a little earlier
I also got
John EA/G4HMG/p at 0647z and Pertti
EA7GSU at 0700z,
here though they could not hear each
I still had
no detectable signals from the VK
stations. Keep trying !
thanks to Klaus HB9CQS for the following
report : -
several other Sunday mornings I
started at 07:00z because the
band has been dead before then. Not
on this Sunday morning.
When I called CQ RI net at 07:00z, I
learned that it is again possible to
work Australia in the morning and -
equally important -
that I was on the point of being too
late for working VK2. In the future
I will do my best to be there at
UX4UA, Nick. 59+10 from the back of
my beam. Nice to hear Nick again.
Nick had no copy on Spain and UK. .
VK2GWK, Henk. 56 here, got 54.
Nick had been peaking 58 in Nelson
Bay earlier, but was fading out
EA7GSU, Pertti. Henk worked Pertti, but I
had absolutely no copy on Pertti and
Henk was slowly fading out.
EA5/G4HMG, John, tried to call me,
I was told, but unfortunately only
noise heard here.
G4YZE, Bill. No copy for a start.
Later peaking at 44. Got 55.
G0JWE, Don. No copy.
0900z UK 80-metre net on 3,693
in charge from Wolverhampton.
month after a triple by-pass operation)
Ten on the
net in very noisy conditions.
1230z International Net on 14,293
W1QUO Jim from Leominster MA up to his
VE2GTI Coos from Montreal 5/9+10
SM4CSF Nils from Falun 5/7
G3JJR John from Wolverhampton 1/1 here
but Jim got him well.
1130z - PA2X
Cees from Bussum 1/1 here. Again Jim had
a good signal.
SM3EXM Erik from Sundsvall 5/6
YV5CPT Reinhard from Caracas 5/5. First
for a long time !
HB9CQS Klaus from Sachseln only 2/2
now.but Jim got him 4/4 "in the noise"
W0TBC Joe from Stillwater MN 5/6 here.
Could only stay 2 mins. "73 all, off to
LA3XT Per from Trondheim 5/6. Looking
for his friend Joe. (Stay longer next
time Joe !)
G0JWE Don from Derby 1/1 here, got 4/4
Coos's information : - Erik SM3EXM is in
the old Roar directory.
He should be
back in the next directory having got
his payment method worked out by Cees
and Treasurer Bob.
1900z UK evening 80-metre net on 3,693.
Ten on the
net in fair conditions.
John phoned from Spain right after this
net to report he had copied
G0JWE, G2FUU, G0MMO, G0SQH and me quite
others with "some copy". This on his
small vertical antenna.
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Please note that from now , all messages
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Thank you to take note of this
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Pollitt VK5CV : -
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had no relief from drought - but we
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