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Roar Nets September 29th and October 1st 2019


Report for Week of 29 September 2019
Don’t forget the Digital Net on Saturdays at 2100z on XLX299R.

Digital News

Reflector xlx299 is undergoing some reconstruction and until further notice, Rotarians of Amateur Radio should do the following:
1. Set your PIStar (or other HotSpot) DEFAULT Reflector on the ADMIN screen to point to DCS936 (R) (i.e. change XRF299 or DCS299 to DCS936)
3. Set your Web browser dashboard to
4. Peanut users may continue as usual – nothing changes for them.
5. Please DO NOT link your radio or Pi-Star to xlx299 or use until further notice as it will not convey the correct information and not link with all IFROAR users even though it may appear to.
6. Enjoy DSTAR as before – where the dashboard and the actual reflector are in synchronism

Sunday 29th September 2019
0600z-0630z D-Star Net
From Bill VK4ZD
Phil ZL2RO is moving premises and so XLX299R is temporarily unavailable
0630z - 0700z Anzo Net on 7,105 +/- QRM
From Bill VK4ZD
Doug ZL1BFS was 59+5-10 and gave me 57-8 peaking 59+10
A great surprise and pleasure to hear Jean-Pierre F1CFA with a 55 signal. He gave me 57
0700z-0800z Europe - Anzo Net on 14,295.2 Long Path
From Bill VK4ZD
Nothing heard today
0800z - 0900z UK 80-metre Net on 3,694
No Report Received
1900z-1930z NA Transcontinental net on 7.185
No report Received
0700z Tuesday October 1st EUR 20m net on 14,295.2
From Bill VK4ZD
Nothing heard today


Philip Byrne
Rotary Club of Canberra

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