Re: Wednesday Night 40m Net

Sam Neal

I have a J-5-A flame-proof - looks kinda like a Skoal can. It hasn't started
any fires yet! I have another flame-proof but haven't hooked it up yet.


Sam Neal N5AF

------ Original Message ------
Received: Wed, 10 Jun 2015 09:03:44 PM CDT
From: "Johnny Matlock [4sqrp]" <>
To: "" <>, ""
Subject: Re: [4sqrp] Wednesday Night 40m Net

Good job, Bill
You new flame proof was sounding good!
The Qrn was tough, but my nvis for 40 helped.
I was prepared to relay for Woody, I had him solid at 5-5 to 5-8 but you
guys got Er done!
What is the proper Q code for relay?
We discussed this before, but I can't remember?
Johnny AC0BQ

On Wednesday, June 10, 2015, [4sqrp] <> wrote:

Well, listening to that kind of thunderstorm QRN builds character they say.
(I just made that up because I'm demented from the lightning crashes in my
I did get a chance to use my new Navy Flameproof key and, as far as I
could tell, no one was laughing.

Several persistent stations made it in:

WA9PWP Paul Stoughton WI
N5AF Sam Cleveland, TX (On his 1 watt 6V6 transmitter.)
KD0WF Jim Columbia, MO
WD9F Woody Springfield, IL (This guy has patience!)
AC0BQ Johnny Lebo, KS (Best copy of the night.)
WN0I Andy Jefferson City, MO

And I barely missed another one just under the noise.
We tried as hard as we could, but it was a no-go.
I think there was a "U" in the call? Maybe not.
A real heart breaker. Next week for sure.

Thanks everybody

QRP....."More smiles per Watt"

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