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Provided by Phil Byrne VK2MCB

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Roar Nets July 31st to August 3rd 2021

Report for Week beginning 31 July 2021
 

North American ROAR Digital Voice Net, Saturday 2021-July-31, 1900z
From Phil N9HWO
N9HWO, Phil, Illinois USA
AF1E, Joe, North Carolina USA
N8TE, Nate, Virginia USA
73 de Phil N9HWO
 
Sunday 1 August 2021
0600z-0630z D-Star Net
From Bill VK4ZD
Nick G4HCK, David ZL2WT, John ZL2JPM, Phil VK2MCB, Reg VK7KK, Vernon G0EGW and I were present
 
0630z - 0700z Anzo Net on 7,105 +/- QRM
From Bill VK4ZD
Peter VK3KCD was 57 and gave me 59
Doug ZL1BFS was 57 and gave me 59
John ZL2JPM was 55-57
Steve VK2ASC (visitor)was 59
 

0700z - 0800z LP to Europe on 14,294 +/- 2KHz
From Bill VK4ZD
Peter VK3KCD was just 11 here
Doug ZL1BFS was not heard but was on frequency
Jean-Pierre F1CFA was 43 and gave me 52-3
Vernon G0EGW was 54-5 and gave me 54
Jacques F4FCW was 22
Malcolm PA3AHC was present but not heard here

  
From Jean-Pierre F1CFA
Dear friends,
It was not too bad...The QSB on both the 20 m and 40 m band was very strong, but we have done the job.
On the 40m band, with a 41 signal we had contact with Bill VK4ZD. Doug was in the noise but present. We met with Vernon and Jacques F4FCW who were trying a new rig.
Then we switch on 20 m band with Vernon, Jacques, Malcolm, Nick, always with the same figure 41...55. Malcolm was surprisingly very strong, but with QSB.
Remember : We have a zoom meeting with our brand new president Vernon on Tuesday, just after the net meeting. Remember !!!
So soon
Cheers
Jean-Pierre F1CFA
 

0800z - 0900z UK 80-metre Net on 3,694
From Bob G3SZF
G3SZF Bob was net control and joined by
G3JJR John
G0EGW Vernon
M1ADK Geoff
PA3AHC Malcolm
Conditions and signals were reasonable around UK and it was good that Malcolm joined the net although QRM prevented reliable copy. It was also good to hear from Vernon, newly installed President of IFROAR. We all look forward to his impact on the Fellowship. Greetings to listeners including Brian G3LUW and John G7OAI who was temporarily absent during roof repairs.
73s Bob G3SZF
 
2030z NA ZOOM NET
From Noel WD8QHD/VA3
Nil Received
 
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
Join Zoom Meeting
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Meeting ID: 784 824 7670
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0700z - 0730z Tuesday August 3rd EUR 20m net on 14,294 +/- 2KHz
From Bill VK4ZD
Doug ZL1BFS was 59 and gave me 59 also
Vernon G0EGW was 22 building to 43 and gave me 11-21
We went QRT at 0720z in time to join the EU-VK/ZL zoom meeting

 
73
Phil VK2MCB

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

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