Re: From an old PODXS member ...


Jerry N9AVY
 




From: "mwbesemer@... [070]" <070@...>
To: 070@...
Sent: Tuesday, November 28, 2017 9:23 AM
Subject: Re: [070] Re: From an old PODXS member ...

 
Up hill both ways in the blinding snow....   barefoot in the snow with barbed wire on out feet for traction .

And we LIKED it!

Mike
WM4B


On Tue, Nov 28, 2017 at 9:52 AM, Jerry n9avy@... [070] wrote:

   Nah,  in those days we sent morse code by pounding 2 rocks together !


Jerry  N9AVY





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From: "Jim Innis jinnis@... [070]" <070@...>
To: 070@...
Sent: Tuesday, November 28, 2017 7:08 AM
Subject: Re: [070] Re: From an old PODXS member ...

  And Jerry knows because he was there!

Jim K5SP



On 11/27/2017 8:30 PM, Jerry n9avy@...[070] wrote:
  The sparkgap in those days was at best a very rude                 communication mode.  It was a sad day for those 1500                 lives that perished and for the White Star Line.


Jerry  n9avy


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From: "'Mike Besemer' mwbesemer@...[070]" <070@...>
Sent: Monday, November 27, 2017 8:22 PM
Subject: RE: [070] Re: From an old PODXS member ...

  RMS                                       Titanic to Any Ship - CQD CQD SOS                                       Titanic Position 41.44 N 50.24 W.                                       Require immediate assistance. Come                                       at once. We struck an iceberg.                     &nbs! p;                 Sinking.
 
 
Sent: Monday, November                                           27, 2017 9:14 PM
Subject: Re: [070] Re:                                           From an old PODXS member ...
 
 
You                                               forgot:      Sparkgap
 
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Sent: Monday, November                                                       27, 2017 6:52 PM
Subject: [070] Re: From an                                                       old PODXS member                                                       ...
 
 

Spark                                  &! nbsp;                        operators: "CW                                                           is the end of                                                           ham radio"
CW operators:                                                            "AM is the end                                                           of ham radio"
AM operators:                             &! nbsp;                              "SSB is the                                                           end of ham                                                           radio"
SSB operators:                                                           "FM is the end                                                           of ham radio"
FM operators:                         &nbs! p;                                  "D-Star is the                                                           end of ham                                                           radio"
RTTY                                                           operators:                                                            "PSK31 is the                                            !                end of ham                                                           radio"
PSK31                                                           operators:                                                           "FT8 is the                                                           end of ham                                                           radio"

Really?                                                            Yawn...  

de AJ4TF 
PSK31, FT8,                                                           FM, D-Star,                                                           and anything                                                           else that gets              &! nbsp;                                            me on the air.
 
 
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