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*** Winlink Wednesday (Episode #249) ***

Third Wednesday of the month, so check-ins using an attached Winlink-native ICS-213 form are requested. Step-by-step instructions are here if you need them:
If you cannot use the form, standard check-ins are always welcome (no weather snapshots, please).

Sample ICS-213 Check-In

WHO: All amateur radio operators
WHAT: Winlink Wednesday
WHEN: Wednesday, 16 June 2021, 0000-2359 EDT (UTC: 0400 Wed - 0359 Thu)
HOW: This net will accept check-ins via Winlink only. Send a check-in via any RMS during the timeframe above, or participate in one or both of the P2P sessions below.

Please do not use a "Telnet Winlink" connection (which defeats the purpose of Winlink). The goal is to have the message leave your station via RF.

Please remember to use the correct format (check-in message on a SINGLE LINE) for check-in, as shown below, over an RF connection.

To: KW6GB (or alternate NCS, as appropriate)
Subject: Winlink Wednesday Check-In
Message body: call sign, first name, city or town, county, state (HF or VHF, etc.)

See example in my signature line, below.

Morning session: 0730-0930 EDT, (UTC: 1130 - 1330), ARDOP P2P, Several frequencies (see chart below).

Net Control Stations - Morning P2P Session Only
Please check in through ONLY ONE of these stations each week.
RoleStationDial FrequencyOperatorLocation
PrimaryKW6GB3582 kHzGreg ButlerWarren County
AlternateKN4LQN3590.5 kHzDavid ElkinsChesterfield County
AlternateN4ACK3565 kHzLyle PinerIsle of Wight County
Messages sent to Alternate NCS must be addressed to the receiving station.
Afternoon session: None.
Evening session: 1900-2130 EDT, (UTC: 2300 Wed - 0130 Thu), VARA P2P, 3582 kHz (dial).

Net Control Station - Evening P2P Session
RoleStationDial FrequencyOperatorLocation
PrimaryKW6GB3582 kHzGreg ButlerWarren County
No Alternate Net Control Stations.
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On Friday, all check-ins will be acknowledged, and a net report and complete roster will be published to the Web.

KW6GB, Greg, Front Royal, Warren, VA (VHF)

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Page last updated: 2021/06/13

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