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Roar Nets May 17 2009

Propagation still fragile.  K=1,  A=4,  Flux=74
0630z - 0730z  Europe - Anzo Net on 14,293 Long Path.
0655z - HB9CQS Klaus from Sachseln 5/9
0655z - EA7GSU Pertti from Genalguacil 5/9
0720z - PA0SDZ Les from Zwolle 3/2 here, got 5/9 from Pertti.
0740z - Net ended. No VK/ZL signals heard in Bolton but Pertti did hear the call
of Bill VK4ZD earlier and heard him call other VK stations. Too weak to contact.
Klaus also heard  "a whisper" from VK4ZD.
0800z - 0900z  UK 80-metre Net on 3,694.
G3JJR John in charge from Wolverhampton.
Supported by G0JWE Don, G0MMO Norman,  G4WRU Mike,
G2FUU Tommy, G0SQH Derek, G8LES Mike,  G4MVO Jim
and G4YZE Bill.  Conditions rather noisy.
1130z - 1230z  International Net on 14,293
1125z - W1QUO Jim from Leominster MA 5/9. Jim had 17c, warm and damp.
1133z - VO1NP Nate from St.John's NF 3/2 here, got 5/5 from Jim.
1137z - SM3CSF Nils from Falun 5/7.  Nice signal.  Nils had 15c and a clear day.
1138z - EA7GSU Pertti from Genalguacil 5/4 here, got 5/9 from Jim.
1139z - G8LES Mike from Alton 2/1 here, got 5/8 from Jim.
1150z - HB9CQS Klaus from Sachseln 5/9 here and with Jim.
1150z - G0JWE Don from Derby 1/1 here, got 5/5 from Jim.
1150z - SM3FCX Rune from Hudiksvall 5/7 Nice day,20c and blue sky.
1158z - PA2X Cees from Bussum 1/1 here, got 5/7 from Jim.
1203z - PA3AHC Malcolm from Naarden 1/1 here, got 5/3 from Pertti.
1217z - W0TBC Joe from Stillwater MN 2/1 here. It must be improving Joe!
1221z - Net ended, As usual it started well when the band opened with Jim
but went down quickly from about 1200z.
Jim tried calling Teru JM2HBO at first without success.
1800z - 1830z  UK evening 80-metre Net on 3,694
G0SQH Derek in charge from Ringwood.
On parade - G0JWE Don,  G3JJR John,  G2FUU Tommy, 
G4WRU Mike,  G8LES Mike and G4YZE Bill.
Conditions good.
Messages Received.
A nice picture of Pertti Kause EA7GSU President-Elect of ROAR 2009-2012.
                                          That's all for this week,
                                             73 de Bill g4yze


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