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Roar Nets August 10

Propagation very poor.  K=4,  A=19, Flux=66
0630z - 0730z  Europe - Anzo Net on 14,293 Long Path.
0648z - HB9CQS Klaus inSachseln 2/3 here - working Henk ?
0712z - HB9CQS Klaus 4/4,got me about 4/4.  Had got Henk VK2GWK about 3/3 earlier.
0715z - EA7GSU Pertti from Genalguacil 5/8
0716z - G4HMG/p John from Taunton 2/1 here, got 5/2 from Pertti. & 5/8 later.
0725z - G0JWE Don from Derby 1/1 here, got 4/1 from Pertti at first, 5/3 later
0742z - Net ended.
0800z - 0900z  UK 80-metre Net on 3,693
G3LUW Brian in control from Devon
Nine on the net in fairly good conditions.
1130z - 1230z  International Net on 14,293
1122z - W1QUO Jim from Leominster MA 5/7
1122z - VO1NP Nate from St.John's NF 2/1 here, got 5/9 from Jim.
1130z - VE2GTI Coos from Montreal 5/6
1134z - HB9CQS Klaus from Sachseln 5/9
1138z - EA7GSU Pertti 5/6
1153z - VO1AA special event st'n operated by VO1PWN from Marconi Hill. 3/4 here. 
Did not get me for noise but he had good qso's with Nate and Jim.
1205z - W0TBC Joe from Stillwater 1/1 today but Jim got him alright.
1212z - Net closed. Rather a struggle with much qsb and noise plus occasional qrm.
Then from Pertti by e-mail.
"Hi Bill,
After you closed the net, there came OH6ZS, Henry (Heikki) and sent his regards. I gave the info of ANZO and of the transcontinental net to entice him to join.  (Heikki is in Lapua)
Nice Sunday,  Pertti

1800z - 1900z  UK evening Net on 3,693
G3LUW Brian in control from Devon.
Eight on the net in noisy conditions.
Brian will do qsl cards for the RI Convention station at Birmingham.
Messages Received.
No particular messages to mention but much traffic between VP Mike G8LES, Don G0JWE and
John G3JJR about the Birmingham Exhibition Centre exploring possible arrangements for a
ROAR station from the House of Friendship during the RI Convention in June 2009.
                                      That's all for this week,
                                          73 de Bill g4yze
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