W2ZJ Amateur Radio Association of the Southern Tier from cabin #5 on Harris Hill, NY 3A WNY
About 30 CW contacts for me. Funny, show up with a vibroplex and a chair suddenly opens up. It's nice to be worth the extra points just fer doing the code!
Best 73 es CU in the Morn for day two FD2015
Favorite scratch pad, check.
Favorite stick, check.
Refills for stick, check.
Favorite headphones, check.
1/8-1/4 adapters, check.
Have key, will travel.
Morse code ops are some kind of crazy mutants it seems! So, no trouble getting air time for me. Have key, will travel, and my contacts count for twice as much.
Made about 30-35 contacts and sat 3 shifts. Met a lot of local hams and had a blast.
Stop on by if the WX hasn't got you down. Don't need to be a sideswiper or cootie key to say hello. N6SL is NCS typically and it's directed but an easy going net. Drop your call sign at QNI and take a number.
It was the proto gaitoraid from the days before refrigeration. And one day long ago in Shelburn VT I learned about it.
Tablespoon blackstrap molasses
Splash to tablespoon apple cider vinegar
Cool water to fill and stir.
Best 72 de N2QFD..
Second Sunday Sprint -
Occurs on the second Sunday of each month, 7 to 9 PM Central
Any mode, any band (except WARC & 60 mtrs) -
Suggested frequencies are near the Four State hangouts of 7122 and 3564,
as well as the usual QRP watering holes.
Same station contacts count when made on different bands, i.e. 1 contact per band.
Calling CQ is suggested to be "CQ 4S"
exchange is "RST, SPC, member number"
or "RST, SPC, power" for non members.
5 watts maximum output regardless of mode.
The station with the most contacts by October 1st each year wins the use of
the club callsign, WQ5RP, for the October 4x4 Sprint.
Reporting is easy, send an email to SecondSundaySprint@4sqrp.com-
Put SPRINT in the subject line, and indicate the number of contacts and mode in the body.
John, AAØVE, will publish the results on the reflector.
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