Re: [DX-CHAT] How do we make better DXers?

2006-08-03 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
Charlie, Good work. Going by the numbers (1-0) don't take into consideration propagation. Numbers are no longer connected to geographical location. You know W1,2 and 3 have different propagations as W4s. Where do I belong? My call is W1 but located in W4 land. Yes I can try KE1F/4 when 4s

Re: [DX-CHAT] How do we make better international DXers?

2006-08-04 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
On the other hand, ISO technical standards (INTERNATIONAL Standard Organization) are generated by European votes. So, is ISO an European or International standard? Or, Who got the gold makes the golden rule! 73s Lou/KE1F petethepup wrote: That reminds me of the American World series

Re: [DX-CHAT] How do we make better international DXers?

2006-08-04 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
No Rag, it dictatorship of the minority. Democracy would be if the U.S. had 300 million votes, LA land 5 million? and BY land 2,000 million?. 73 Lou/KE1F Ex HA5 LA5HE Ragnar Otterstad wrote: I believe it is democracy in practice. one country one vote , I believe. Anybody knows out

[DX-CHAT] K7C Kure Atoll

2006-10-25 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
I was making application for K7C paper credit and noticed that K7C is available for LoTW credit. 73s Lou KE1F Subscribe/unsubscribe, feedback, FAQ, problems http://njdxa.org/dx-chat To post a message, DX related items only, dx-chat@njdxa.org This is the DX-CHAT reflector sponsored by the

[DX-CHAT] 5A7A

2006-11-17 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
In NE FL 5A7A is loud on 40 meter CW. 20:00 Z Looks like the Europeans are having fun just like we did with XF4DL. I hope they will have more cw operation. They do have a WEB site and log search. 73s see u in the pileup. LOU KE1F Subscribe/unsubscribe, feedback, FAQ, problems

Re: [DX-CHAT] VU7LD

2006-12-21 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
I have not worked VU7LD but my call is in the on-line log. So the operator must have busted someone's call because I have not worked or even called VU7LD on phone. I worked VU7LD, by a previous operation , I have VU7LD confirmed on phone but not on CW. But since CW is no longer a requirement

Re: [DX-CHAT] VU7LD

2006-12-23 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
and ragchews than I do the Phone 'bands. Never in a googleplex of nanoseconds thought that would happen! 73 -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] BehalfOf lmecseri -KE1F Sent: Thursday, December 21, 2006 6:50 AM To: Shelby Summerville Cc: DX-Chat

[DX-CHAT] NCDXF beacon system.

2007-03-14 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
I have not heard a beacon on 14,100 MHz for days. Is 4U1UN operating? 73s Lou KE1F Subscribe/unsubscribe, feedback, FAQ, problems http://njdxa.org/dx-chat To post a message, DX related items only, dx-chat@njdxa.org This is the DX-CHAT reflector sponsored by the NJDXA http://njdxa.org

Re: [DX-CHAT] Re: N8S Online Logs

2007-04-07 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
Joe, Well said! Old, experienced DX-er who don't get enjoyment out of making insurance contacts. Using on-line log eliminates duplicate or insurance contacts. 73s LouKE1F ex:KA1DS, WB1QOJ, WA9UHW, WB2QOJ and HA5-2557 SWL. Joe Subich, W4TV wrote: Jim, Three or four days into the

[DX-CHAT] 4O3ZZ

2007-04-23 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
Did K1ZZ operate from 4O3ZZ on April 17 of this year? 73s Lou KE1F Subscribe/unsubscribe, feedback, FAQ, problems http://njdxa.org/dx-chat To post a message, DX related items only, dx-chat@njdxa.org This is the DX-CHAT reflector sponsored by the NJDXA http://njdxa.org

[DX-CHAT] 3B6SP expedition?

2007-06-07 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
Hi DX-ers Have anybody heard about the status of this expedition? 3B6SP WEB site contains no new information, the last news release is dated June 1st. According to published schedule they should be operating by now. I wonder if Cyclone Gonu affecting them. Perhaps they are far away from

Re: [DX-CHAT] Dxcc yearbook

2007-07-23 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
Bob, you are closer to ARRL. I got mine today in NE Florida Lou KE1F Bob Beaudet wrote: Mine arrived last Friday. Bob W1YRC Rhode Island - Original Message - *From:* Jim Abercrombie mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] *To:* dx-chat@njdxa.org mailto:dx-chat@njdxa.org *Sent:*

[DX-CHAT] ARRL DXCC database

2007-07-24 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
Hi DX-ers. Is anybody experiencing problems with the LoTW databases? I worked Dave Summer as 4O3ZZ and he put his QSOs on the LoTW. The QSO showed up that I worked him. After my application for credit, the QSO was credited to my Challenge DXCC account but not to my DXCC account as a new

[DX-CHAT] 3B7C 40 meter QSO

2007-09-14 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
I want to share my dx experience with you guys in the U.S. who still need 3B7C on 40 meters. I need 3B7C on 40 so I had been listening on 40 during the evening hours. Signal level at this normally hot QTH (1.5 miles from the Atlantic and adjacent to a marsh land) had been nil or marginal most

[DX-CHAT] LoTW

2007-09-17 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
What a surprise to find QSOs with : TJ3FR 9Q1EK J5UTM V5/DJ4SO VK9DNX on my LoTW account waiting to be credited. I really wish more stations would use LoTW. I admit it is a pain to use it. Perhaps level of security is a over kill, but.LoTW is a very easy way to get credit for contacts..

[DX-CHAT] Re: [DX-NEWS] how to do good cust. service

2007-10-25 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
Charles is right. The practice served me well for 35 years in the service business. I disarmed lots of customers just by listening to them and provide assurance of a solution to the problem.. Lou KE1FA Sony retiree. Charles Harpole wrote: How to do good customer service, GCS 101:

Re: [DX-NEWS] how to do good cust. service

2007-10-25 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
Charles is right. The practice served me well for 35 years in the service business. I disarmed lots of customers just by listening to them and provide assurance of a solution to the problem.. Lou KE1FA Sony retiree. Charles Harpole wrote: How to do good customer service, GCS 101:

[DX-CHAT] E7

2007-10-29 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
I just worked E7/DK6XZ, what country is he from? Lou KE1F Subscribe/unsubscribe, feedback, FAQ, problems http://njdxa.org/dx-chat To post a message, DX related items only, dx-chat@njdxa.org This is the DX-CHAT reflector sponsored by the NJDXA http://njdxa.org

Re: [DX-CHAT] DX self spotting

2007-11-01 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
How about a major contest station that spots the station they work. They are spotting others but in reality they are self spotting because they are in a run mode. Why don't we just automatically spot the station we work? Contest sponsor can record the spots and create the score in real time

[DX-CHAT] YI

2007-12-24 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
I see YI9MI being spotted on the telnet. Are they back on the air legally? Is this an illegal operation? 73 LouKE1F Subscribe/unsubscribe, feedback, FAQ, problems http://njdxa.org/dx-chat To post a message, DX related items only, dx-chat@njdxa.org This is the DX-CHAT reflector

Re: [DX-CHAT] ic 756s

2008-01-05 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
I am also a happy user of IC-756PRO. Doing great on RTTY. 73 LouKE1F [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: They (756's), are happy and still in use by their very satisfied owners. I'm looking at using one right now. It's worth every penny I paid for it and I would not let loose of it. Roger Agnew

Re: [DX-CHAT] logs on laptops

2008-02-11 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
What a sad but good advise for today's age. Lou KE1F Charles Harpole wrote: Now that it is common knowledge that US Customs Agents (and maybe other countries' agents) can and will search and even seize travelers' laptop computers at border crossings, it is even more important for

[DX-CHAT] Florida QSO Party info for DX stations.

2008-03-28 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
Florida QSO Party is scheduled in two convenient sessions: Please mark your calendar for: 1st session: April 26 16:00 Z to 01:59 Z April 27 2nd session: April 27, from 12:00 Z to 21:59 Z. You can find rules on http://www.floridaqsoparty.org/ 73 Lou KE1F / ZF2XY

Re: [DX-CHAT] Radio Procedure-on phone

2008-06-03 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
My 2c worth. Looks like everybody got different trigger points or words that trigger people. One guy on our 2 meter repeater gets triggered by multiple 73 ( like: 73s ) Lou KE1F / ZF2XY Peter Dougherty wrote: At 11:08 AM 6/3/2008, David Yarnes wrote: You describe the problem very

[DX-CHAT] Dallas, TX

2008-09-19 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
I am an expecting first time Grandfather. To maintain good relations I will have to travel from Palm Coast, FL to Dallas, TX every three months. That is not negotiable. However, the timing is very negotiable. Is there ant DX, contest activities like Club meetings, in Dallas, TX? Please

Re: [DX-CHAT] VU4MY Operation

2008-10-27 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
They are doing their best, give them a chance. 73 Lou KE1F RUSSELL KELLAM JR wrote: Could not believe the #7 on the Most Wanted List(VU4) was on 14.240 SIMPLEX this AM. Pile-up was absolute chaos and did not hear a single US operator work them. Should have been QRV on 14.195 with a 10 kc

Re: [DX-CHAT] A5100A

2008-11-11 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
I need A5 for 343rd Country, so I keep an eye on this one. I heard one or two South Florida stations working him yesterday. . I could not hear A5 with my vertical. Right now they are on 40 meter working EUs 73 Lou KE1F . Mark Robinson wrote: I wonder why they have the high noise levels

[DX-CHAT] UP machine

2009-01-05 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
Where do you get one of those UP machines that seems to be needed to work E44M? Do you get it on e-bay? Does that machine works on other than the DX station's frequency? 73 HPNY LouKE1F --- To unsubscribe or subscribe to this

[DX-CHAT] [Fwd: HA-DX Contest]

2009-01-08 Thread lmecseri -KE1F
This is a nice contest to fill out your 5 BDXCC with HA satations. 73 Lou KE1F Ex:HA5 2557 SWL Original Message Subject:HA-DX Contest Date: Thu, 8 Jan 2009 11:22:55 +0100 (CET) From: do_not_re...@mrasz.axelero.net Reply-To: