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Roar Nets October 23 2011
Propagation still improving. K=0, A=1, Flux=164.
0545z - 0630z Anzo Net on 7,118.
N.B. This net re-timed 0645z - 0730z on Sunday October 30.
Many Thanks to Peter VK3KCD for the following report :-
Good Morning Bill
The ANZO 40mx net attracted Bill VK4ZD, Phil VK2MCB, Noel VK2IWT Doug ZL1BFS and myself. Propagation somewhat variable at the start but improving during the net. It was agreed to retime the net for 1 hour later from next Sunday October 30 to 0645Z to 0730z to then run into the ANZO EU net which will be going later with the end of summer time in Europe.
YIR and 73 Peter VK3KCD
0630z - 0730z Europe - Anzo Net on 14,293 Long Path.
N.B. This net re-timed 0730z - 0830z on Sunday October 30.
0630z - VK3KCD Peter from Flinders 4/7, up to 5/9 by 0715z.
0633z - VK4ZD Bill from Lockyer Waters 4/7, shot up to 5/9 at 0755z
0638z - ZL1BFS Doug from Gisborne 4/7, up to 5/6 later.
0649z - EA7GSU Pertti from Genalguacil 5/9+
0640z - HB8CQS Klaus from Sachseln 2/1 up to 5/9 by 0700z
0644z - YO9BC Vince (Coco) from Ploieste 5/9+
0645z - PA3AHC Malcolm from Naarden1/1 here. Everybody else gets him OK !
0646z - VK2IWT Noel from Uralla 1/1 here
0646z - VK2MCB Phil from Googong 1/1 here, up to 5/6 later.
0657z - PA0SDZ Les from Hasselt 2/1 here, also in the skip.
0716z - EA8CPN Gerald from Tenerife .4/5, up to 5/8 by 0745z.
0722z - G3OKT John from Oswestry 5/9
0722z - G3JJR John from Wolverhampton 3/2 here got 5/4 from Peter.
0752z - Net ended. A great net! Well done John G3JJR with 100w to a small vertical.
Bill VK4ZD and Diane are out West this week to see their family and grandchildren in Perth
and to visit their old club in Kalgoorlie. Bill's apologies for October 30 but they will be back
home in time for November 6 and looking forward to seeing Malcolm PA0AHC who is out in Australia
now for a few weeks.
President Pertti will be absent from nets on October 30 and November 6 due to other engagements.
0800z - 0900z UK 80-metre Net on 3,694.
N.B. This net re-timed 0900z - 1000z on Sunday October 30.
G2FUU Tommy in charge from Nazeing, Essex. in good conditions.
On Parade :- G3JJR John, G7OAI John, G3OKT John, G4HMG/p John
G0PCF Bruce, G4MVO Jim, and G4YZE Bill.
1130z - 1230z International Net on 14,293.
N.B. This net re-timed 1230z - 1330z on Sunday October 30.
1125z - W1QUO Jim from Leominster MA 5/9+20
1125z - YO9BC Vince (Coco) in Ploieste 5/9+10
1128z - N4PF Mike in Cynthiana KY 5.9 today
1130z - HB9CQS Klaus in Sachseln 5/9
1136z - N7ZKO Robert, (with AF1E) 5/9+10
1136z - AF1E Joe from Conover NC 5/9+10.
1138z - EA7GSU Pertti from Genalguacil 5/9
1146z - CT1BJZ Vitor from Ordevelas 4/5
1151z - OZ7QU Kurt from Ejby 5/7 Klaus worked him in Danish.
1157z - OZ4OLE Ole from Rodovre 5/9 " " " " "
1200z - N4EDT Ed from Pell City AL 5/9
1207z - G2FUU Tommy from Nazeing, Essex 5/6 here, got 5/8 from Jim.
1212z - VE3BGG Bert from Cambridge S.Ontario 5/9
1222z - PA3AHC Malcolm from Naarden 2/1 here, Pertti got him alright.
1235z - Net ended. Again conditions were much improved.
Great to work Ed N4EDT - for the first time on 20m I think, although Ed is active
on the upper bands 15m and 10m when they are open, and also on our Facebook page.
Ed got a very good contact with Bert VE3BGG.
Ed is trying to get a Roar stand at the ARRL Convention in Dayton !
1700z - 1730z UK evening 80-metre Net on 3,694
N.B. This net re-timed 1800z - 1830z on Sunday October 30
G2FUU Tommy in charge in good conditions :-
On Parade :- Bill G4YZE, John G4HMG/p from Somerset
and EA7GSU Pertti from Genalguacil on CW.
1900z - 1930z N.AM.Transcontinental Net on 14,288
Many Thanks to Treasurer Bob Butler for the following report :-
Hi Bill, Another great net. We had eight checkins today with Joe, W0TBC in charge. Those who joined were;
Jim, W1QUO Reuben, W2LGF John, W8AUV Ed, N4EDT
Pertti, EA7GSU Dan, W9DJF a guest and myself WB7RQG. All of us except the guest and Reuben talked with Pertti including me.
Pertti gave me a 5/5, I gave him a 4/5. We finally connected! Finally we made contact. As soon as Andy, our secretary, gets his antenna raised we will try for The President, the Secretary and the Treasurer on the same net talking to each other.
That's all for this week,
73 de Bill g4yze