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Net Log: YARS

Date:April 21, 2020
Net Control:WS6Z
Opening Announcements

"Good evening, this is (your name and call sign), net control for the Yolo Amateur Radio Society Net on the K6MVR repeater. Please be advised that this net may be broken at any time for emergency or priority traffic. Is there any such traffic at this time?"

  • (pause - if anyone has priority traffic at any time, yield to them and continue the net afterward)

This net meets every Monday evening at 2030 hours local time on the K6MVR repeater. The repeater is on 147.000 MHz, negative offset, tone setting of 136.5, located high atop Mt. Vaca. Visitors and guests are always welcome to check into the net.

If you use this repeater, please visit the Yolo Amateur Radio Society web site for information on how you can help support the continued operations of this repeater. Please visit

WA6TQJ: - Thanks to Greg for running the net - may 5th zoom presentation - starts on this repeater [k6mvr] at 7:30 - followed by a zoom presentation

Now we will do regular check ins. Please give your call sign phonetically, with name and location.

For this net, you do not have to be a member of the Yolo Amateur Radio Society, or any group,

Alpha to India

Any one with call sign suffixes beginning with Alpha to India, please check in now.

Title Callsign Name Checkedin Notes
  • working on CW during online class
  • neighbor accidentally dug out phone and internet wires
  • playing on HF more
  • picked up 80m station well on cw to listen to
  • worked MI QSO party, and onterio
  • worked the rookie roundup on sunday
  • arrl has links to QEX and national contest journal for free if you're an arrl member
    • band new magazine for beginners too
  • Reminder to ws6z: ARRL publishes regular broadcasts at different speeds you can tune into
WX6H Kyle
  • glad to be back working on ham radio
  • 40CW was fantastic on the weekend. Worked WI, NC, MO, NY, quebec, sas., sonora mx, MT, Brazil, maine

Juliette to Romeo

Any one with call sign suffixes beginning with Juliette to Romeo, please check in now.

Title Callsign Name Checkedin Notes
KM6KFW Darrel
  • antenna is in, concrete is dry
  • 40m is tuned
  • relearning the radio controls a lot

Sierra to Zulu

Any one with call sign suffixes beginning with Sierra to Zulu, please check in now.

Title Callsign Name Checkedin Notes
WS6Z Wes Hardaker
  • listening to cw on 20/40
  • working on the (this) logging website


Closing Traffic

Late Checkins

Any late check-ins or anyone that was missed, please check in now.

  • (take check-ins - write down call sign and name, note if they have traffic)


Now we will call on stations with traffic for the net.

  • (call on stations in check in order for traffic, news, swaps, etc)

Other Traffic

Is there any other traffic for the net, late check ins or anyone that was missed for the regular roundtable?

  • (pause, handle traffic)


The next meeting of the Yolo Amateur Radio Society/Mount Vaca Radio Club will be on Tuesday (add date and month) at 7:30 PM at the Explorit! Center in Davis on 5th street. Further instructions can be found at

I'd like to thank everyone for checking in tonight and also thank the Yolo Amateur Radio Society for the use of the repeater.

This is (your call sign) closing the YARS net on the K6MVR repeater at (time) with (number) check ins. The repeater is now open for normal usage.

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