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Net Log: YARS

Date:April 28, 2020
Net Control:KG6SJT
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

We will soon take check ins in groups by callsign suffix. First, I would like to call our president (Gary, WA6TQJ) for any special announcements. Gary are you there?


  • A week from tomorrow will be the club meeting on this repeater
  • Event starts at 7:30
  • Presentation on Zoom
  • Access numbers will be given on the net

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
  • woodland
  • has class tonight on CW
    • doing well
    • listened to a contest on Saturday
  • Rio Vista
  • florida QSO party on the weekend
    • 23 contacts
    • 1/2 CW, 1/2 side-band
  • 16 states next weekend on the air
KK6ZGB Michael
  • Sacramento
  • Didn't do much with radios this week

Juliette to Romeo

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

Title Callsign Name Checkedin Notes
KI6PIK Ralphy
  • studying tubes and testers

Sierra to Zulu

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

Title Callsign Name Checkedin Notes
KG6SJT Greg Kruckewitt
  • Davis
  • zoom meetings with ARES groups
KF6KFW Darryl
  • Woodland
  • 40m/80m antenna is up and running
  • Haven't gotten much done this weekend other than redoing coax
WS6Z Wes Hardaker
  • Davis
  • cw listening
  • cw game
  • preparing for next week's presentation
  • Davis
  • been quiet mostly
  • was on CW tonight, with local stations being loud
KD6WDY Jerry
  • Vacaville
  • Been off the air for a couple of weeks
  • working on harware/other-things
  • working on logbook of the world access


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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