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Provided by Phil Byrne VK2MCB

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Roar Nets June 19th to 21st 2022

Report for Week beginning 19 June 2022.
 
Note the ANZO - EU Zoom meeting will be held on Tuesday 28 June; joining instructions at the end of this report.
 
North American ROAR Digital Voice Net, Saturday 2022 June 18, 2000z
From Joe AF1E
KS0NNY 19:04 599 599 Sonny VA USA Gerard Leoval C Guadalupe - 3701 Creekwood Dr - Virginia Beach, VA 23456 Roar Digital Net
N9HWO 19:04 599 599 Phil IL USA Phil
N8TE 19:15 599 599 Nate Lynchburg VA USA
AF1E Joe Net Control

 

Sunday 19 June 2022

21.250 (ROAR-J Mt Fuji Special Event) on Sunday June 19th
From Bill VK4ZD
I worked Peter WA6LBY (looking for JF1ZZZ) at 0104z - he was 54 and gave me 53
I worked Dixon KC5PL (looking for JF1ZZZ) at 0106z - he was 55-6 and gave me 56-7 and then 59
I worked JF1ZZZ/2 who was 53 and gave me 54 at 0131z
Diane VK4DI worked JF1ZZZ/2 who was 53 and gave her 54 at 0133z
 

0530z - 0600z Digital Net
From Bill VK4ZD
Nick G4HCK, John ZL2JPM, David ZL2WT, Diane VK4DI and I were present

 
0600z - 0630z Anzo Net on 7,130 +/- 5KHz
From Bill VK4ZD
Doug ZL1BFS was 57-8 and gave me 59+
Peter VK3KCD was 58-9 and gave me 59
 
From Jean-Pierre F1CFA
On the 40m band :
Malcolm, Thanks a lot for having done your best today. I got you 51 when possible. A strange and powerful signal was on.
That strange signal was exactly on our frequency, disturbing hard. It was looking like a radar signal ??
No mention from Serge F1BFL.
F5JDK was busy and sorry for not participating.
No mention of F4GHB.
President Vernon G0EGW was on and also Jacques F4FCW. 56 / 58 reports.
 

0630z - 0730z LP to Europe on 14,294 +/- 2KHz
From Bill VK4ZD
We moved to 14,298 due to QRM on 14,295 and 14,292
Peter VK3KCD was 57
Doug ZL1BFS was 57 and gave me 57-8. Doug went QRT at 0645z
We went QRT at 0700z
 
From Jean-Pierre F1CFA
On the 20 m Band :
We heard VK4ZD 41 or 51 no more. ZL1BFS was too weak.
All together we meet with Bill but limit of hearing.
Between Jacques, me and Vernon, the reports were pretty good.
 

0800z - 0900z UK 80-metre Net on 3,694
From Bob G3SZF
No Report Received
 
2030z NA ZOOM NET
From Noel WD8QHD/VA3
ROAR IPP Ed N4EDT opened the meeting at 2030Z following an interesting warmup session on topics of North Korean border dogs, Covid 19 and the city of Perth, WA.
There were 16 check ins including:-
Peter WA6LBY
Craig KL7H
Joe AF1E
Dixon KC5PL
Ingo KK6EWB
George K9ZSJ
Howie K2TWL
Bill KC4D
Phil N9HWO
Dale K9SK
Nate N8TE
Alan KH6ATU
Eddie N7EDD
Allie VK3ZTV
Noel WD8QHD/VA3
Father's Day greeting were shared all around
Health and welfare reports of members and significant others.
Rotary club events were shared such as Field Day preparations, equipment, locations and remembrances of FD's past.
Remote operation technology was also discussed along with WX and band openings, current and future.
This meeting was a time of Rotary and AR fellowship
73
YIRS
Noel WD8QHD/VA3
 
0600z - 0630z Tuesday June 21st EUR Net on 7,130 +/- 5KHz
From Bill VK4ZD
Jean Pierre F1CFA was heard 22 at 0618z

0630z - 0700z Tuesday June 21st EUR net on 14,294 +/- 2KHz
From Bill VK4ZD

Doug ZL1BFS was 56 and gave me 57
Jean-Pierre F1CFA was 42 and gave me 51
Vernon G0EGW was 43 and gave me the same
Jacques F4FCW was 32
Digital QRM S5 commenced at 0655z

 
Notice from IPP Ed N4EDT - Weekly Zoom Meeting
Join the weekly Fellowship of Rotarians Of Amateur Radio ZOOM meeting to 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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For additional information please contact me at ehtyler@icloud.com or, 205-919-4610
 
ANZO – EU Zoom Meeting Joining Instructions
Tuesday 28 June at 0700Z
Rotary is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.
Join Zoom Meeting
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Meeting ID: 825 9048 3156
Passcode: 117409
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73
Phil VK2MCB

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

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