Topband: Stew

Jim Brown jim at
Sun Mar 13 15:33:19 EDT 2016

On Sun,3/13/2016 6:23 AM, william radice wrote:
> This morning I caught a VK6 working a K1 and tried to tail end. The
> guy would not give up the Fx for a second to let me work the DX.

And why should he?  The appropriate move on YOUR part would have been to 
find an empty frequency near that one and call CQ. Most of the gentlemen 
on the band have done that for years.

> I sent AH, and he sent ?, I sent AH, and he sent ? Guess he didn't get it.

And neither would I. I'm guessing that you're one of those guys we hear 
playing cop on top of DXpeditions.

> I was dialed up to 2kw at that moment so I know he heard me, but he was
> not going to standby. The "gentleman's band" huh?

You need to look in the mirror to find the AH.

73, Jim

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