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Call Sign : 26-CT-4782
Posts : 5
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Join date : 2023-03-04
QTH or Location : Pinxton, Derbyshire.
Equipment Used : Crt6900
Age : 59

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PostSubject: New to 10meter (Issued)   sign - New to 10meter (Issued) Icon_minitimeSun Mar 05, 2023 9:44 am

Hi. 
My name is Neil. 
I first started with a cb in the very early 80s. Then when I passed my hgv in 91, I had them in my lorries till 2012. Now that I'm at home all day after my motorbike accident in 2012, I've decided to set up in my summerhouse. I have just purchased a crt 6900n and a sirio 827 antenna. I'm based in Notts / Derby's border. 
I'm looking forward to hearing from you regarding tips and set up of my rig.
Cheers

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Call Sign : 163-CT-329
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Join date : 2022-04-05
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PostSubject: Re: New to 10meter (Issued)   sign - New to 10meter (Issued) Icon_minitimeSun Mar 05, 2023 10:35 am

Hi Neil and welcome.
Wow time flies, I think I passed my HGV in 1988. Unfortunately I didn't get a CB (after being on air am/fm early eighties) but remember some other lads having them in their cabs.
I didn't last long driving either as I decided it wasn't for me. Although having the license did come in handy over the years.

Come to think of it, I did my motorbike license 12 or so years ago but haven't ridden for four years at least 🙄
Mind you I know so many like yourself that have had accidents on two wheels, maybe it's for the best.
Where are you mounting the Sirio Neil?
I've a gainmaster sat in my shed since last August and should of listened to Victor's advice and just stuck it up any old how for now 👍🏼😁

Good luck .

PS,. 11 metres 👍🏼
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PostSubject: Re: New to 10meter (Issued)   sign - New to 10meter (Issued) Icon_minitimeSun Mar 05, 2023 12:20 pm

Hi, good to hear from you, Sharpshooter.
Yes, time does fly.
I have the sirio 827 mounted on a S aerial post on the side of the summerhouse/man cave, I don't think that I would get it on the side of the chimney!
I have spoken to a local(ish) guy and he said "I booming out" Crystal clear and bending his needle and BBC clarity, I'm happy with that.
I have not been assigned a call sign yet! Will the send me one anytime? I guess I need to learn the lingo too, I think there's a lot to learn, not like the old day.. Lol.
I have sent pics of my set up.

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PostSubject: Re: New to 10meter (Issued)   sign - New to 10meter (Issued) Icon_minitimeSun Mar 05, 2023 12:31 pm

Ps. 
It's not got all UK 40 Channels on. Only one I have is 19 and that's on ch33!  
I'm taking it to Knights one day next week to have them installed for a tenner.
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Equipment Used : Optima, Superstar 360fm, Stalker 9fdx, President Jack
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PostSubject: Re: New to 10meter (Issued)   sign - New to 10meter (Issued) Icon_minitimeSun Mar 05, 2023 1:55 pm

Hello and welcome, Neil.

Nice set-up.👍

73s John.

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Call Sign : 26-CT-1836 Ham 2E0GGQ
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Join date : 2019-06-27
QTH or Location : Redcar, North Yorkshire.
Equipment Used : Radios & Wires & Stuff!
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PostSubject: Re: New to 10meter (Issued)   sign - New to 10meter (Issued) Icon_minitimeSun Mar 05, 2023 6:31 pm

Hello Neil, welcome to the forum and back to the hobby.

We don't send out call signs automatically they are issued here on the forum upon request.

I can issue you one no problem but you will need to enter your specific QTH (nearest town or city) in your profile.

Best 73's Gary.

C.T. Admin.

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Call Sign : 26-CT-3239 , Jolly Roger 272, 26-TG-987 , 26-RB-060 , 26-CO-3239
Posts : 2522
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Join date : 2019-09-30
QTH or Location : SW London
Equipment Used : Icom IC 7610, Stryker sr955hpc, Colt Excalibur SSB, President GrantII JacksonII McKinley EU, CRTSS6900N,CRTSS9900, KPO DX5000 Plus, Cobra 148 GTL-DX MK2, Cobra 2000 GTL, Zetagi B550p, Bremi BRL200, RM KL200P, KL203P, KL703, Sirio 4000, Sirio 3000 Bull, Stryker SR-A10, Antron99 Fire up , Hawkins Thunderbolt SSD58+ , Sirio 827, Heil pro micro headset, KPO NM532-KPO NM452- Astatic 575M6 Astatic D104 Silver Eagle, Delta M2 , UR6QW 8 Band eq, Uniden and AOR scanner
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PostSubject: Re: New to 10meter (Issued)   sign - New to 10meter (Issued) Icon_minitimeMon Mar 06, 2023 7:29 am

Hi Neil, welcome to the CTDX Group 
73s 
Steve.

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PostSubject: Call sign   sign - New to 10meter (Issued) Icon_minitimeTue Mar 07, 2023 3:56 pm

Hi Gary. 
I'm on the Nottinghamshire/Derbyshire border. I have put this in my profile. 
Looking forward to my call sign
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PostSubject: Re: New to 10meter (Issued)   sign - New to 10meter (Issued) Icon_minitimeTue Mar 07, 2023 4:28 pm

Hi Neil,

Welcome to Charlie Tango.


As stated by Gary we will need your specific QTH to be able to allocate you a call sign.

Instructions can be found here :-

https://charlietangodxgroup.forumotion.com/t4991-read-first


All the best,
Victor

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(The other call sign guy. Wink )

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PostSubject: Re: New to 10meter (Issued)   sign - New to 10meter (Issued) Icon_minitimeWed Mar 08, 2023 7:41 pm

Hello Neil, thanks for updating.

I am delighted to allocate you 26-CT-4782 may you have good luck with it.

73's Gary.

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PostSubject: Re: New to 10meter (Issued)   sign - New to 10meter (Issued) Icon_minitimeFri Mar 10, 2023 10:44 am

Thanks

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QTH or Location : Lexington, Kentucky
Equipment Used : Alinco DX-SR8

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PostSubject: Re: New to 10meter (Issued)   sign - New to 10meter (Issued) Icon_minitimeMon Mar 13, 2023 1:38 pm

Nice shack set-up. Thanks for sharing the pics! Very Happy

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