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Roar Nets October 30th to November 1st 2022

Report for Week beginning 30 October 2022.

North American ROAR Digital Voice Net, Saturday 2022 October 22, 2000z
From Joe AF1E
Report Not Received

0630z - 0700z Anzo Net on 7,135 + 5-10KHz
From Bill VK4ZD
Reg VK7KK was 33-55
Steve VK4YRR (visitor) was 58-9
John ZL2JPM was 55-6 and gave me 57-8
0700z - 0730z Digital Net
From Bill VK4ZD
Phil VK2MCB,  Nick G4HCK,  John ZL2JPM, David ZL2WT, and I were present

0730z - 0830z LP to Europe on 14,294 +/- 2KHz
From Bill VK4ZD
Contest QRM caused cancellation of this sched

0800z - 0900z UK 80-metre Net on 3,694
From Bob G3SZF
No Report Received
From Noel WD8QHD/VA3
ROAR IPP Ed N4EDT opened the meeting at 2030Z following a lively warmup up session that began with inquiries re the RI Convention in Melbourne which lead to a reaching discussion on food. Those to enjoy and those to avoid, worldwide
There were 17 Check in which included:-
Joe AF1E
Phil N9HWO
Sanford N7PIB
Dale K9SK
Dixon KC5PL
Craig KL7H
Nate N8TE
Scott K5HSR
Noel NM5AB
George W9ZSJ
Eddie N7EDD
Linda W7SPA
Ed N4EDT began by asking the USCB Regional VPs Joe AF1E and Craig KL7H to give an update on the process of refining the USCB ROAR membership list - removing SKs and lapsed licenses and delineating Lifetime Members. This was an extensive undertaking by our two Regional VPs.
This was followed by reports on club activities - foundation grants, community projects and new member additions to clubs.
AR reports included band openings, VE sessions
Health and Welfare reports of members and partners were also shared.
Successes and failures on the football field were also discussed.
Preliminary ideas on the ROAR Virginia summit in 2023 were shared. Stay tuned for further announcements regarding this event.
A good time of Rotary fun and fellowship.
Ed N4EDT closed the meeting at 2130Z

0730z - 0800z Tuesday November 1st EUR net on 14,294 +/- 2KHz
From Bill VK4ZD

Jacques F4FCW was 55-6 and gave me 57-8
Marian SP5HRX (visitor) was 57 and gave me 59
Vernon G0EGW was 56-7 peaking 59 and gave me 58
Malcolm PA3AHC was 54-6 and gave me 59+
Bob G3SZF was 54-5 and gave me 58-9
Raul EA4FLS (visitor) was 57 and gave me 59+
Boris S52TW (visitor) was 57-8 and gave me the same
Other Europeans continued to call when I went QRT at 0828z

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
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Meeting ID: 784 824 7670
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