2M Net 9-20-2020

The Net was convened at 8:31 PM local. Check Ins:

  • N4PDY Mike
  • KD4HAX Joe
  • W3VAR Chuck
  • KD4NYX Wendy
  • KM4EGM Luke
  • K3WD Bill
  • KN4HOZ Steve
  • KI4AD Evan
  • W5ODJ John
  • W4PSO Marc
  • AK2M Kevin
  • K2BFY Henry Net Control/Net Manager

LARG will be conducting a Tech Class. Please see k4lrg.org website for more details. 145.31 and 448.825 repeaters now have Dulles Radio callsign KI4AD. The net was secured at 9:00 PM local.

Wednesday Night 6-Meter SSB Net, 16 September 2020

Opened the net on 50.130 MHz at 2000 and closed at 2105. We had four check-ins: W0MPM, (John), N4PD, (Paul), N4FAF, (Jim) and myself. Excellent discussions tonight with focus on Flex and Elecraft radios, Test equipment (all types), Microphones and life in general. Make sure you stop by on Wednesday Nights to make sure your rigs still work on 6 meters and say “Hello!”

73’s,

Chris, W4PMP

Wednesday Night 6-Meter SSB Net, 2 September 2020

Opened the net on 50.130 MHz at 2000 and closed at 2050. We had two check-ins: W0MPM, (John) and myself. Excellent discussions tonight with focus on Flex radios, 3rd party software programs and life in general. Make sure you stop by on Wednesday Nights to make sure your rigs still work on 6 meters and say “Hello!”

73’s,

Chris, W4PMP

Sun 2M Net Report 8-23-2020

The net was convened at 8:30 PM local on 145.31 77 Hz. There were 8 check ins, plus net control

  • NE3R Joe Frederick, MD
  • W3VAR Chuck Leesburg
  • W0MPM John Leesburg
  • KQ4CI Evan Ashburn
  • K9CQB Damon Leesburg
  • K2BFY Henry Sterling
  • WB9RXB Tom North of Leesburg
  • W4EDF Ed Alexandria
  • W4PSQ Marc Ashburn (Net Control)

Topics included driving on a parkway and parking on a driveway, hand held RF responsive AC power relays (undesired), physical activity in the wake of the Covid-19 paunch, and the upcoming Light Up 2M Simplex event on August 30 6-8 PM local time. The net was secured at 8:54 PM local time.

Thursday SSB Net Report 20 Aug 2020

W0MPM being tardy for his assignment the 80 meter net was graciously opened by KE4S

In attendance (in no particular order):

W5ODJ John
K0ZR Jeff
N4PD Paul
W0MPM John
W4NA Nate
K8SYH Bill
KE4S Dave
K3WD Bill

Festivities on 80 meters ended at 00:28 GMT to reconvene at 28.405 MHz

W5ODJ
W0MPM
N4PD
KE4S
joined by W3HM Howard famed restoration guru extraordinaire.

The official discussion ended at 00:41 followed by informal rag chewing.

–John, W0MPM

Wednesday Night 6-Meter SSB Net, 9 September 2020

Opened the net on 50.130 MHz at 2000 and closed at 2050. We had three check-ins: W0MPM, (John), W5ODJ, (John) and myself. Excellent discussions tonight with focus on Flex and ICOM radios, Test equipment (all types) and life in general. Make sure you stop by on Wednesday Nights to make sure your rigs still work on 6 meters and say “Hello!”

73’s,

Chris, W4PMP

LARG Sunday Night 2-Meter Net Report

There were 12 checkins for the Sunday night voice net:

  • WB2UNA, John
  • KD4NYX, Wendy
  • K3WD, Bill
  • K2BFY, Henry
  • KD4HAX, Joe
  • K0ZR, Jeff
  • W3VAR, Jeff
  • W0MPM, John
  • N4PD, Paul
  • N7XUI, Stan
  • KC4RCR, Rousseau
  • W5ODJ, John

The topics were varied, signals were mostly strong and quiet. The repeater performed well.

Have a great week!
73,

John
W5ODJ

August Virtual Meeting Reminder 08-15-2020 0830 Eastern

Just a reminder that our scheduled meeting for August will be held this Saturday, August 15th at 0830. This meeting will be hosted virtually.

  • Members on the LARG Reflector can join using the invite that was sent to all members.
  • Visitors needing access should contact largit@k4lrg.org

We look forward to seeing you then.

Thursday SSB Net Report Aug 6 2020

80m – 3675 KHz on 07AUG2020 Open 0000Z
Listening 3821 KHz for General class ops to check-in
QNI:
KE4S Dave
K3WD Bill
WoMPM John in/out
K8SYH Bill, Net Control
Closed 0010Z for lightning near
No 10 m session tonight.