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WEEKLY NEWS

Provided by John Thompson G3OKT
(In memory of Bill Learmonth .. G4YZE .. SK)

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Roar Nets June 28th - June 30th 2015

ROAR Nets Report for 28th June and 30th June 2015
 
0530z-0600z ANZO Net on 7110
From Bill VK4ZD
Phil VK2MCB and I ended up on 7.107 MHz due to other activity on 7110
Phil was 58-9 and gve me 59

 
0600z - 0700z Europe - Anzo Net on 14,295.2 Long Path
From Bill VK4ZD
Jean-Pierre F1CFA was the only European I could hear and he varied between 44 and 55
Brian VK2BX was 59 dropping to 56
Brian was listening on European SDR receivers but could not hear my signal in Europe
Phil VK2MCB was 55-7 with me
We decided to go QRT at 0635z
 

From Brian G3LUW
I listened and called at intervals on 14295 from 0600 to 0630.
At 0633 Malcolm PA3AHC suddenly appeared with a good signal.
We were joined by George and Coco YO9BGC & YO9BC from Coco's shack.
That lasted about 10 minutes. I was unable to hear any of them after 0645 and I closed down at 0655.
 
0800z - 0900z UK 80-metre Net on 3,694
From Brian G3LUW
 
Tommy G2FUU was unable to control the net on 80m at 0800 because he had a sore throat.
I took charge supported by John G3JJR, Bob G3SZF,Derek G0SQH and Bruce G0PCF
Conditions were very unstable with all signals varying with rapid QSB.
See you on Tuesday 73 Brian G3LUW
 
1800z – 1830z  RIBI evening 80-metre Net on 3,693
 
2000z - 2030z  N.AM Transcontinental Net on 14,287

 
0700z – 0730z Tuesday 30th June 2015  NZ  40-m net on 7117
 
0600z – 0630z Tuesday 30th June 2015  EUR net on 14,295.2
From Brian G3LUW
SFI 97   A 1   K 6
Very poor conditions on 20m this morning John.
I exchanged reports with Klaus HB9CQS and Jean-Pierre F1CFA. 5&3 initially building to 5&7 at 0630
They were both In contact with VK4ZD and VK2MCB but I could not hear the Australians at all.
73 Brian G3LUW

 
From Bill VK4ZD
The conditions were certainly not perfect.
I could hear Brian G3LUW 33 here
Klaus HB9CQS was 56 and gave me 54
Jean-Pierre was initially 22 and improved to 44. I believe he gave me 53
Phil VK2MCB was 56 here. Klaus heard Phil at 56-7 and gave Klause 59, so conditions further south here in VK were better.
We went QRT at 0628z
73, Bill VK4ZD
Weekly Report