RRROCKER at delphi.com
RRROCKER at delphi.com
Mon Apr 10 20:46:39 EDT 1995
139 QSOs for me. FT-757GX, no computer, Alpha Delta DX-CC @ 25'
Botched QSO #2 by sending my name (Ray) instead of the other guy's.
SprINT not Sprint! *duh* Apologies to Todd (WD0T?) for killing
his name off in the first minute.
I guess I was the only one to have good propagation on 20!
Was able to work all over the West Coast and the Northeast just
fine from southeast MS. 68 QSOs in 53 minutes, while it seemed
everyone else was struggling.
Since 40 is normally my best band I QSYed at 0053Z, at the first
sign of slowdown on 20. Too early! Went 4 minutes with only one QSO.
Rate went up, but not like on 20. Lots of SSB and packet crud and
weak signals underneath a few ear-splitters. 71 QSOs in 67 minutes.
Tricky names: Bev/Bevo, Able/Abel/Adel. No OJ, but we had an Ito.
SprINT r00lz! Can't wait for #8. 73,
-- ray, wq5l, rrrocker at delphi.com
>From jallen at vhfcom.com (John D. Allen) Tue Apr 11 02:02:43 1995
From: jallen at vhfcom.com (John D. Allen) (John D. Allen)
Date: Mon, 10 Apr 1995 20:02:43 -0500
Subject: Prop Info
Message-ID: <199504110002.UAA14766 at nic.iii.net>
I suggested to Lee that if cq-contest wasn't appropriate, that perhaps
the dx reflector (dx at unbc.edu to post, dx-request at unbc.edu to subscribe)
was. I did not hear back.
And, if the DX reflector is not appropriate (I don't see why not),
then we could create a propagation reflector with the help of someone
with the resources.
I also enjoy'd Lee's postings...
> If anyone knows of a Propagation list or reflector, please send me a
> note direct. I did enjoy KH6BZF's postings last week.
> Tim K3LR
> K3LR at telerama.lm.com
John D. Allen, jallen at vhfcom.com 508-779-6189
>From Mr. Brett Graham" <bagraham at HK.Super.Net Mon Apr 10 00:13:52 1995
From: Mr. Brett Graham" <bagraham at HK.Super.Net (Mr. Brett Graham)
Date: Mon, 10 Apr 1995 07:13:52 +0800
Subject: VS6BG JIDX CW hi-band score
Message-ID: <199504092313.AA17953 at is1.hk.super.net>
Category: single-op all-band
Score: 146K approx (need to count the /QRPs)
On-time: ~25 hrs
Comment: 10m sure was good given the conditions!
73, VS6BrettGraham aka VR2BG bagraham at hk.super.net
>From Wallace Offutt <woffutt at eliza.netaxis.com> Tue Apr 11 03:01:00 1995
From: Wallace Offutt <woffutt at eliza.netaxis.com> (Wallace Offutt)
Date: Mon, 10 Apr 1995 22:01:00 -0400 (EDT)
Subject: K8HVT SprINT Results
Message-ID: <Pine.3.89.9504102150.A14142-0100000 at eliza>
K8HVT SprINT Results:
20 Meters 45
40 Meters 59
My first SprINT. What fun! I've been missing the regular Sprints in Feb
and Sep due to biz trips so the SprINTs are especially welcome. Can't
wait for the next one.
Ants: A3 at 31' (20)
wire at 60' (40)
I used NA Sprint program for logging and partial sending, filling in
names manually. Seemed to work well. Forgot how much fun it is to send
See you all next time.
Hal Offutt, K8HVT
woffutt at netaxis.com
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