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Call Sign : 26-CT-4789 Posts : 5 Times Thanked : 0 Join date : 2023-03-13 QTH or Location : Newport pagnell Equipment Used : Superstar 6900
Subject: A call sign (CB handle ????) request please (ADMIN Attention Required) Mon Mar 13, 2023 6:11 am
Hello all , My name is Martin I'm located in North Buckinghamshire. If you took Milton Keynes, Bedford and Northampton I'm somewhere in this triangulation. I got into CB in the early 90's on the biscuit tin bedroom set up , my home based set up just grew and grew. When I moved out of home I went mobile, I used Dunstable downs mostly on my own as "CB was nerdy" as my DX location. I'm a truck driver and have always been connected with communication of some description, recently I tried the "midland CB app" (as I heard all the kids were using this) yeah it's not my cuppa tea. I'm currently setting up a homebase after I discovered my old 5/8 packed away in my mum's loft, no CB radio and accessories which is odd , however it's given me a WANT to do it again after alot of research I've purchased a superstar 6900 and would seem I need a CB handle ( a CT Call sign) if you would be so kind. Kind regards Martin 73's
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Call Sign : 26-CT-3239 , Jolly Roger 272, 26-TG-987 , 26-RB-060 , 26-CO-3239 Posts : 2522 Times Thanked : 120 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 Age : 62
Subject: Re: A call sign (CB handle ????) request please (ADMIN Attention Required) Mon Mar 13, 2023 3:21 pm
Hi Martin, welcome to the CTDX Group, Victor or Gary will be along shortly to issue you with a call sign 73s Steve.
Victor CT Directors
Call Sign : 26-CT-3228 / M7VIC Posts : 5175 Times Thanked : 326 Join date : 2019-11-10 QTH or Location : Bedford Equipment Used : Various
Subject: Re: A call sign (CB handle ????) request please (ADMIN Attention Required) Mon Mar 13, 2023 3:52 pm
Welcome to Charlie Tango.
For me to be able to allocate you a call sign I will need some basic information including a specific QTH as per the forum requirements. Details at the following link :-
Fortunately this is an extremely rare occurrence and I have personally trawled back through the call signs issued previously and after making sure that there were no further errors. I can only think that the call sign database lists weren't updated after your allocation and fully accept responsibility for any errors seeing as I allocated you before the duplicate was issued by our other call sign admin Gary.
I can only profusely apologise for such an oversight and do my very best to rectify this for you. The other recipient appears to have not logged back onto the forum after gaining their call sign (not an unusual occurrence) so the only way I can think of moving forward with this is to allocate you a new call sign.
Again, my apologies but I will do my very best to sort this for you. Let me know if this is an acceptable solution and I will get it rectified.