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Re: Re: phonetics, at any price



However...

The use of "Favre" for the letter F IS accepted in Wisconsin  ;)
N9UUR

> I sincerely apologise to anyone who is of Polish extraction and think that
> 'Kranski' is a part of the International Phonetic Alphabet.
> 
> Peter
> VK1KEP
> 
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Ellis family" <prellis@pcug.org.au>
> To: <amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org>
> Sent: Sunday, March 02, 2003 12:33 AM
> Subject: re: phonetics, at any price
> 
> 
> Oh, how I dislike crass use of 'incorrect' phonetics.
> 
> On some occasions when operating at too late an hour to be completely
> conscious without coffee, and I get a reply to a CQ something like "Kilowatt
> Dixie Farve ....", then I'm afraid that I've been known to reply with something
> like, "Vampire Kranski Uno Kwajalein Ecto-plasm, and I have to 3 by 2".
> 
> PLEASE use the international phonetics.
> 
> Peter
> Victor Kilo Wun Kilo Echo Papa
> VK1KEP
> 
> 
> Citizen of Australia and resident of the Australian Capital Territory
> 
> "Freedom is... free."
> 
> "No coffee... no workee."
> 
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