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Re: Interference. Again.



Mark, after waiting for a day or so to reply I must do so.  The last few
years have illustrated a marked decline in both operating skills and
technical skills.  You have just observed the later.  Cliff K7RR



On Mon, 8 Jan 2001,  wrote:

> After a hiatus of several months, I finally got my station running and back 
> on the birds. I've made a few QSOs on AO10, RS13 and the FO birds. I'd be 
> pretty pleased if it wasn't for the fact that I've had to cut short every 
> single QSO because of intentional interference. As I write this, I had to 
> cut short a QSO with W0SAT. What's the deal with this? I guess some are 
> using the QSO to zero beat their own transmitter. I guess others key up on 
> top of the QSO every couple of seconds to make sure they're ready to call 
> milliseconds after I give up in disgust and sign with the person I'm trying 
> to talk with. I guess some just don't like waiting and call, ID, send V's 
> and whatever else so I'll keep the QSO to a few seconds. I'm not working 
> rare DX. The satellites aren't falling into the ocean later today. It's not 
> a 20m contest.
> 
> And I'm NOT calling someone who just ruined a conversation including the
> obnoxiously loud CW station who just blew my aborted SSB QSO with Jerry!
> 
> I'm happy to talk with anyone in any mode but I can still only handle one at 
> a time and sometimes we may have more to exchange than name, rank and serial 
> number. Please show the same consideration you would like to receive from 
> others.
> 
> Thank you & 73...Mark - KB3CWS
> 
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