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Roar Nets July 24 2011
Propagation still very soggy.     K=1,  A=10,  Flux=86.
0530z - 0600z  Anzo Net on 7,118.
Many Thanks to Peter VK3KCD for the following report :-
Good Morning Bill
Good propagation on 40mx this Sunday peaking in the middle of the net. On deck were Phil VK2FPDB, Peter VK3FPSR, Bill VK4ZD and myself. The highlight was Bill VK4ZD copying Pertti EA7GSU on CW at 0555z just at the end of the net. Pertti was heard weakly by all participants. Signal reports were exchanged between Pertti on CW and Bill on SSB being our first European contact on this net!
                 YIR and 73 Peter VK3KCD.
0600z - 0700z  Europe - Anzo Net on 14,293 Long Path.
0603z - VK3KCD Peter from Flinders 4/5 - and kept it up to the end !
0603z - PA0SDZ Les from Hasselt 1/1 here, got 5/5 from Peter.
0608z - VK2GWK Henk from Nelson Bay 3/3 up to 5/5 later.
0612z - ZL1BFS Doug in Gisborne 1/1 here
0612z - ZL2JPM  John in Wellington 1/1 here.
0614z - EA/G4HMG John in Benissa 2/3 up to 4/5 later.
0614z - EA7GSU Pertti from Genalguacil 2/1, up to 5/9 later.
0617z - HB9CQS Klaus from Sachseln 2/1 up to 4/5 later.
0633z - VK4ZD Bill from Gatton 1/1 here but Pertti got him
0640z - G3OKT John from Oswestry 5/7
0702z - CT1BJZ Vitor from Ordivelas 5/9
0703z - PA3AHC Malcolm from Naarden 1/1, got 5/9 from Pertti.
0715z - Net ended. Again I did not hear much from down under. 
Thin contacts with Peter and Henk.  Nothing from Bill or the NZ stations.
Peter reported very cold weather in Flinders,  9 deg C.
John EA/G4HMG got a qso with Peter earlier and also heard YO9BC before the net.
I think Klaus did better, but it is still very marginal.
0800z - 0900z  UK 80-metre Net on 3,695.
G2FUU Tommy in charge from Nazeing, Essex .  Condx >20db qsb and noise S5.
Supported by :-  G3LUW Brian,  G4WRU Mike,  G3JJR John,  G7OAI/p John
G0PCF Bruce and G4YZE Bill.
1130z - 1230z  International Net on 14,293,
1120z - W1QUO Jim from Leominster MA 5/8 in S5. noise.
1120z - EA/G4HMG John from Benissa 5/5 here. Jim heard him.
1120z - G8LES Mike from Alton 2/1 here, got 5/5 from Jim.
1120z - G3LUW Brian from Lifton 2/1 here got "just audible" from Jim.
1130z - PA3AHC Malcolm from Naarden  5/6 today (a rare event)                        
1130z - YO9BC Vince (Coco) from Ploiesti 4/5, having tx problems.
1133z - N4PF Mike from Cynthiana KY 2-3/5 in the noise here.
1140z - HB9CQS Klaus in Sachseln 5/8 now.
1143z - EA7GSU Pertti from Genalguacil 5/6, got 5/5 from Jim.
1215z - Net ended.  Very hard work again and many thanks to all who tried.
Jim had increasing static from thunderstorms approaching from the west.
Weatherwise he had 27c this morning, 37c yesterday and there had been reports 42c in the mid-west.
Keep trying Jim.  It can only get better - I think !
1700z - 1730z  UK evening 80-metre Net on 3,693.
G3LUW Brian in charge in noisy conditions.
Supported By :-  G4WRU Mike,  G2FUU Tommy,  G0MMO Norman,  G8LES Mike,
G4YZE Bill  and two  local "yotties"  G8DXZ/mm  and  M3BBF/mm in the Solent.
1900z - 1930z  N.AM. Transcontinental Net on 14,288
Many Thanks to Treasurer Bob Butler for the following report :-
Hi Bill, Conditions very bad. Net control was Joe, AF1E which most of us could not hear.
Checkins were; Reuben, W2LGF Jim, W1QUO Jack, KF5BD and me, WB7RQG.
Every one likes the new time to start the net.
YIR 73, Bob WB7RQG
                                That's all for this week,
                                   73 de Bill g4yze
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