[amsat-bb] Re: KC0YBM Satellite VUCC #215
k7trkradio at charter.net
Fri Jun 10 17:48:56 PDT 2011
Yeah, but it snowed twice in Newington and then there was that Dayton
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Sent: Friday, June 10, 2011 4:49 PM
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Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: KC0YBM Satellite VUCC #215
well, i would say congrats to chris... but i had done that back in march
when i checked his cards. for those keeping track... i checked the cards
on march 28 and mailed the paperwork to the arrl on march 29.
On 6/10/2011 6:08 PM, John Papay wrote:
> Congratulations to Chris, KC0YBM, for achieving his
> Satellite VUCC Award #215!
> I had my first contact with Chris back in April 2009.
> Since that time he has given me 6 more new grids and operated
> from many others. Chris didn't have a portable setup to take
> on the road so he purchased an inverter so he could run his
> 120vac radio in the car! This is a great example of ham
> ingenuity; find a way to get it done, no matter what roadblocks
> appear in front of you.
> Again, congratulations Chris. I hope to work you in many more
> new grids in the future!
> John K8YSE
> John Papay
> john at papays.com
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