Wednesday, March 2, 2011

N4KGL QRP: N4KGL Radio Beacon Rocket Feb 12th Launch Report

N4KGL QRP: N4KGL Radio Beacon Rocket Feb 12th Launch Report: "Thanks to all who were listening for the N4KGL/B beacon on 14.060 MHz which was launched at 1730 UTC on Saturday Feb 12th from the SouthEast..."

Greg, Fine Business on your Rocket Launch. I'm sorry that I missed it, and hope to follow along here and catch future launch(es). 'Great to see that a fellow SKCC neighbor WA2OQJ in Long Island logged your beacon. 73 Phil

Paradise in the Logbook

I was able to check into the 80 meter OMISS net Monday. I've gotten away from SSB lately, but it was good to touch base with the organization that got me started in Ham Radio. Thanks to all for the calls, including KI6WOX, Mike in Paradise, California!

Stations Worked:

KA8YIT Ohio 4/4
W5JDF Texas 5/5
WA4HBQ North Carolina 5/9
K8BEC West Virginia 5/9
WA8HHE Michigan 5/9
KI6WOX California 3/3
W0VD Missouri 5/9
NN1G New Hampshire 5/9
KG5B Texas 3/3

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

"Night Call" - Chapter 15

"Phone calls at 1:30 in the morning mean one of two things. A relative or close friend has died, or there's a new one on!" pg. 124

Great Quote!

I'm really enjoying "The Complete DX'er" 3rd edition by Bob Locher, W9KNI