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  • John Davis
    We didn t invent chicken, just the chicken sandwich..... Chick-Fil-A founder Truett Cathey I stand corrected and give credit to the early pioneers. John WB4QDX
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      We didn't invent chicken, just the chicken sandwich.....
      Chick-Fil-A founder Truett Cathey

      I stand corrected and give credit to the early pioneers.

      John
      WB4QDX

      --- In DVDongle@yahoogroups.com, "Robin Cutshaw" <aa4rc@...> wrote:
      >
      > Actually, I used this technique on the first world-wide d-star
      > gateway net on reflector 001 before the Weather Net was started. :)
      >
      > Over the course of the next few weeks, several local repeater nets
      > started their checkins using this technique. I remember the K6MDD
      > net that used this before the Weather Net started.
      >
      > You might be right about the term though. I did, however, use the
      > phrase "quickly key" during the net. :)
      >
      >
      > 73,
      > Robin
      > AA4RC
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > --- In DVDongle@yahoogroups.com, "John Davis" <jdavis@> wrote:
      > >
      > > Quick Key is a term that was started on the Southestern D-STAR
      > > Weather Net. Since your callsign is always transmitted anytime
      you
      > > key, this net uses a format of keying your mic (or Dongle) for
      one
      > > second to transmit your callsign which can be seen by the Net
      > Control
      > > Station. NCS then reads back the list of stations that checked
      in
      > > or "Quick Keyed" for a rapid check in procedure. Using the Quick
      > Key
      > > format allows many stations to check in very quickly. This could
      > > prove very useful during emergency nets.
      > >
      > > John
      > > WB4QDX
      > >
      > > --- In DVDongle@yahoogroups.com, "John D. Hays" <john@> wrote:
      > > >
      > > > Not familiar with the term. What is the function you want to
      > > accomplish?
      > > >
      > > > On Mon, Oct 6, 2008 at 2:18 PM, Bill Cherepy <jcherepy@>wrote:
      > > >
      > > > > Does the Dongle Quick Key?
      > > > >
      > > > > Thanks,
      > > > >
      > > > > Bill WB4WTN
      > > > >
      > > > > .
      > > > >
      > > > > __,_._,__
      > > > >
      > > > --
      > > > John D. Hays - K7VE
      > > > Phone: 206-801-0820
      > > > Fax: 866-309-6077
      > > > Email: john@
      > > > VOIP/SIP: john@
      > > >
      > >
      >
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