[amsat-bb] Re: KD8KSN/8 EN70 Monday

Edward R. Cole kl7uw at acsalaska.net
Mon Nov 29 14:12:42 PST 2010

At 12:37 PM 11/29/2010, Zachary Beougher wrote:
>I apologize if there were any stations looking for me on HO68 
>today.  We ended up leaving Troy sooner than I thought.  Even though 
>I wanted to get on HO68, I think it worked out best that we left 
>early - I was receiving several questioning looks from employees 
>coming out of their offices to see what I was up to along with 
>pedestrians and people driving by.  If anyone has any tips on how to 
>make yourself not "stick out like a sore thumb", I sure would 
>appreciate it! =) 73! Zack KD8KSN -----snip

Ha! Well Arrow waving is bound to attract attention.

So buy some dark sunglasses, wear dark or gray dress clothes, black 
shoes, and drive a black suburban with plain-wall tires and no fancy 
wheels (aka gov't car).  Pad under your left arm under your suit 
jacket so it looks like you are "carrying".  I'll bet that would do 
it?  People will conspicuously avoid contact.

73, Ed - KL7UW, WD2XSH/45
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