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KevSanders
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Call Sign : 26-CT-3982
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Join date : 2021-02-09
QTH or Location : Maidstone, Kent.
Equipment Used : President Lincoln 2+ Solorcon A99

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PostSubject: New member call sign request and introduction..... (Issued)   New member call sign request and introduction..... (Issued) Icon_minitimeTue Feb 09, 2021 12:16 pm

Hello everyone, Kevin from Kent here.  I'm returning to CB after a short absence of 30 ish years!  I've been considering this for a while but now seemed like the appropriate time.
I'm using a President Lincoln 2+ with a Solorcon A99 for homebase and Thunderpole Voyager for static mobile.  Rather annoyingly I get s3-s7 static noise permanently when using at home.  I've traced this to two powerlines which are on poles in the village..any suggestions on dealing with this would be much appreciated.  Managed to find a good location close by for static mobile which seems to work really well so this might be the way forward for me?
When I've found my way around this web site I'd love to get onto a DX net for some longer distance contacts
Many Thanks
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GaryWilson
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Call Sign : 26-CT-1836 Ham 2E0GGQ
Posts : 2784
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Join date : 2019-06-27
QTH or Location : Braunston Northamptonshire.
Equipment Used : Radios & Wires & Stuff!
Age : 57

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PostSubject: Re: New member call sign request and introduction..... (Issued)   New member call sign request and introduction..... (Issued) Icon_minitimeTue Feb 09, 2021 7:14 pm

Hello Kevin, welcome to the forum.

I am delighted to allocate you 26-CT-3982 may you have good luck with it.

73's Gary.

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Victor
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Call Sign : 26-CT-3228 Ham M7VIC
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Join date : 2019-11-10
QTH or Location : Bedford
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PostSubject: Re: New member call sign request and introduction..... (Issued)   New member call sign request and introduction..... (Issued) Icon_minitimeTue Feb 09, 2021 8:18 pm

Hi Kevin,

Welcome to Charlie Tango.


We had problems with the power poles running through the village causing noise and then eventually a poor squirrel bit the dust causing a blackout. After some complaints to the power company a series of contractors appeared cutting back trees and replacing insulators on the lines. No more blackouts but although the RF noise is much reduced it's still there unfortunately.

A lot of members here go mobile to reach more remote areas and much reduced noise conditions especially for a bit of DX. Just another sign of modern times I'm afraid.

Enjoy the forum and your call sign. Smile


All the best,
Victor
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Equipment Used : Optima, Superstar 360fm, Stalker 9fdx, President Jack
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Hello and welcome, Kevin.

73s John.
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Call Sign : 26-CT-3239 , 26-TG-987 , 26-RB-060 , 26-CO-3239
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PostSubject: Re: New member call sign request and introduction..... (Issued)   New member call sign request and introduction..... (Issued) Icon_minitimeWed Feb 10, 2021 7:59 am

Hi Kevin, welcome to the CTDX group 
73s
Steve.
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