Re: Cricket Conspiracy

Johnny AC0BQ

Hello Sam
You gotta have one!!
They will be for sale soon!
The board house shipped the boards to the wrong address!!

Nice little tame critters that hop from state to state but only make nice clear CW notes, but 
No Chips!!
Johnny AC0BQ 

On Sat, Apr 15, 2017 at 11:15 AM 'Sam Neal' n5af@... [4sqrp] <4sqrp@...> wrote:


This is a vast right-wing conspiracy to make me put up an 80 meter dipole. I
gotta have me one of them Cricket thingys!


Sam Neal N5AF

Subject: [4sqrp] Cricket heard in Utah, John Wayne, and Award.!

Woo Hoo!!Great range for Crickets. Some of the build session Crickets
were reported to be making 1.1W, so they may stretch out even further.
These are the John Waynes of the Cricket population :o) If you have a
John Wayne Cricket, you are lucky - but check the temp of Q2 often.

Check out tmmrw for a new Cricket award
invented and hosted by Bill Dekle, KV6Z. It promises to be great fun.

Pse post your Cricket success right here onthe 4sqrp and 4sqrpcricket
reflectors , and on QRP-L also. Let the world know that the Crickets are

I love this radio stuff.

On 4/11/2017 9:11 AM, dekle@... [4sqrp] wrote:
> I didn't get any takers with my CQ effort this morning, but 3 minutes
> before I quit, and just as the grey line was passing over my house, an
> RBN Spot popped up from NC7J in Layton, Utah.
> NC7J is 933 miles away and reported a 3 dB SNR. I think that means
> that my Cricket was twice as strong as the noise.
> I see Cricketeer in my future. Oh yeah.
> Bill
> KV6Z

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