Re: Frequencies to use...
- --- In ScoutRadio@yahoogroups.com, ray@s... wrote:
> > 1. What Frequencies to use?Ray: Thanks for the reply. Will probably be doing all of the
> > From: "biker51ferg" <biker51ferg@y...>
> > Hey Gang...this is a prenotice and an inquiry. Will be operating from
> > a scout camporee in WV this weekend. I will do a formal notice in a
> > day or two. What would be good frequencies (+ or -) to operate from?
> > Will probably try and use 40 meters, 20 meters, and 15 if open. I
> > will give times and call, frequencies after I check this tomorrow.
> > This is just a query...thanks...Steve/N4PKJ
suggested...hope to make a contact with you...thanks...Steve/N4PKJ
> It kinda depends if you have scheds or plan to
> call CQ, or search and pounce.
> If you are calling CQ, use the JOTA freqs as suggested
> earlier. If you are setting up scheds, that works too.
> Most of the time when I am demonstrating HF, I find
> search and pounce to be the best... and I do that
> on whatever HF band(s) are open.... and what is
> going on. During a contest, I may show the contrast
> between 20m and 18m... some of the boys like
> the contest idea and want to try.... some will like
> the ragchew.
> Sitting and calling CQ is rarely enough entertainment
> to hold their interest in my experience.
> Good Luck!
> Ray Sirois N1RY
> WJ0TA Club in Maine