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Roar Nets December 25th to December 28th 2021

Report for Week beginning 25 December 2021

North American ROAR Digital Voice Net, Saturday 2021-December-25, 2000z
From Phil N9HWO
No ROAR Digital Voice Net on Sat. 25 December (Christmas Day) or Sat. 1 January 2022 (New Year’s Day). We will resume on Sat. 8 January 2022. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all.

73 de Phil N9HWO

Sunday 26 December 2021
0630z-0700z D-Star Net
From Bill VK4ZD
Nick G4HCK, John ZL2JPM and I were present.
0700z - 0730z Anzo Net on 7,130 +/- 5KHz
From Bill VK4ZD
Doug ZL1BFS was 57-8 and gave me 55 peaking to 57-8
John ZL2JPM was 33-44 and gave me 32
Jacques F4FCW was 22 here

0730z - 0830z LP to Europe on 14,294 +/- 2KHz
From Bill VK4ZD

John ZL2JPM was 57 and gave me 59
Jacques F4FCW was 56 and gave me 52-3
Doug ZL1BFS was 57-8 and gave me 59
Jean-Pierre F1CFA was 33-54 and gave me 52-3 peaking 55
Nick G4HCK was heard ok by Doug
Vernon G0EGW was 33-55
Jurek SQ9J (visitor) was 56 and gave me 57-8
We went QRT at 0820z


0800z - 0900z UK 80-metre Net on 3,694
From Bob G3SZF
No report today
From Noel WD8QHD/VA3
Eastern Area ROAR VP Joe AF1E was net control.
There were 13 Check ins
Dixon KC5PL
Howie K2TWL
Peter WA6LBY
George W9ZSJ
Phil N9HWO
Dave WN5V
Jim K9JF
Craig KL7H (portable from Palmer, AK)
Somewhat of a less formal meeting.
Lots of information shared along with many seasonal greetings being exchanged.
Rotary E Club 1 will celebrate its 20th anniversary in the new year.
Jim K9JF shared some of his work on the ARRL Foundation Board.
Craig KL7H had a visual aid from Musk Ox Farm in Palmer, AK
Ed had a stunning photo of some ribs he had prepared but most of the guests were no-shows.
A good time of meaningful fellowship.
Joe closed the meeting a 2124 Z
0730z - 0800z Tuesday December 28th EUR 20m net on 14,294 +/- 2KHz
From Bill VK4ZD
Jean-Pierre F1CFA was 33 and gave me 31-41
Jacques F4FCW was 33 and gave me 52-4
Vernon G0EGW was 55-6 and gave me 53
Nick G4HCK was 43 and gave me 42
We went QRT at 0820z

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