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Provided by Phil Byrne VK2MCB

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Roar Nets April 4th to April 6th 2021

Report for Week beginning 28 March 2021
 
North American ROAR Digital Voice Net, Saturday 2021-April-3, 2000z
From Phil N9HWO
N9HWO, Phil, Illinois, USA
W4/4G4S, Sonny, Virginia, USA
AF1E, Joe, North Carolina, USA
Phil Fleming, N9HWO
 

Sunday 4 April 2021
0630z-0700z D-Star Net
From Bill VK4ZD and Phil VK2MCB
Nick G4HCK and I were present but we could only use Peanut on our phones.
The XLX299R reflector was down and John ZL2JPM and Phil VK2MCB could not join.
 
0700z - 0730z Anzo Net on 7,105 +/- QRM
From Bill VK4ZD
As 7.105 was busy we used 7.110
Peter VK3KCD was 59+5 and gave me 57-9
Doug ZL1BFS was 59 and gave me 59 also
 
0730z - 0830z LP to Europe on 14,294 +/- 2KHz
From Bill VK4ZD
Peter VK3KCD was 597 and gave me 59 also
Doug ZL1BFS was 59 and gave me 57
Zenek SP5INQ (visitor) was 55 and gave me 57 at 0755z
Nick G4HCK was 51 (we exchanged 73's)
Vernon G0EGW and I exchanged 57 reports
We went QRT at 0812z
 
0900z - 1000z UK 80-metre Net on 3,694
From Bob G3SZF
G7OAI/P John on his hill was net control and was joined by
G3LUW Brian
PA3AHC Malcolm
G3JJR John
G3SZF Bob
M1ADT Geoff
G4LXD Bill
Conditions and signals were fine around UK apart from Geoff who was difficult copy, in contrast with Malcolm who was good copy, the vagaries of condx! Apart from Rotary Club matters members reported on their lockdown partial release activities.
73s Bob G3SZF
 
2030z NA ZOOM NET
From Noel WD8QHD/VA3
This Sunday, being Easter, the net was not held
73
YIRS
Noel WD8QHD/VA3
 
ROAR Zoom Meeting
The weekly Fellowship of Rotarians Of Amateur Radio ZOOM meeting will be held at 2030Z this coming Sunday.
ZOOM meeting access will be open at 2000Z.
Join early and verify that your audio and video are working properly while enjoying some social contact with your fellow ROAR members.
The ZOOM meeting information is:
Ed Tyler - N4EDT is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.
Topic: Ed Tyler - ROAR weekly meeting
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0730z Tuesday April 6th EUR 20m net on 14,294 +/- 2KHz
From Bill VK4ZD
Doug ZL1BFS was 58-9 and gave me 59+5
Vernon G0EGW was 51-6 on peaks on LP and 20 on SP and gave me 51-5
Doug worked Vernon on SP and they exchanged 57 reports
Nick G4HCK was just 20 to me.
We went QRT at 0815z
 
From Nicholas G4HCK
Good morning
The sun has got its hat on hip hip hip hooray !! but the sun does not appear to have any sun spots.
I did hear Vernon and Bill from time to time today but I decided to give the bands a miss today.
Regards
Nicholas Wilkinson
07785391005
 

73
Phil VK2MCB

 
Philip Byrne
Rotary Club of Canberra
Australia
E: philipbyrne@bigpond.com

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