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Re: School me please ...

Bob <k4cy@...>
 

... OK. I'll add another ice cube, only one, to my glass of Famous Grouse. Maybe that'll help. SeventyThree(s).

On September 23, 2019 at 8:00 PM Bob <k4cy@...> wrote:

... Latitude? Damn, I'm getting old. Make that longitude. SeventyThree(s).

On September 23, 2019 at 7:57 PM Bob <k4cy@...> wrote:

... and, for part two of my QO-100 education. can someone explain to me how/why the geostationary latitude of 26° East was chosen. 15, 20, or 25° more to the East would have moved the footprint over much of Asia,and half of Australia, and lost little/no Europe. SeventyThree(s).

On September 23, 2019 at 7:07 PM Bob <k4cy@...> wrote:

I have been listening to the QO-100 satellite by way of eshail.batc.org.uk/nb most of today. Such awesome potential, but my initial reaction is 'what a waste of technology'. 99% of the SSB stations I have heard (and I've never seen more than six SSB stations on at a time) are old fart Germans simply wasting oxygen. A couple of Brazilian stations lucky enough to be in the footprint have been CQing (in English) on and off all day with not a single taker. Generally, the SSB audio quality leaves a great deal to be desired, but that may just be the webSDR/internet. CW? Three stations today. One German being the target of malicious QRM, one Italian calling Asia with no takers, and a QSO between Denmark and the UK. Is this it? Does it get any better? Have we finally hit rock bottom? SeventyThree(s).


 


 


 


 

Re: School me please ...

Vilhjalmur Sigurjonsson
 

I dunno, but I suppose it is to include TF land, we can barely use it, I‘m told.

73 Villi
TF3VS

 

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Subject: Re: [hamlogger] School me please ...

 

... and, for part two of my QO-100 education. can someone explain to me how/why the geostationary latitude of 26° East was chosen. 15, 20, or 25° more to the East would have moved the footprint over much of Asia,and half of Australia, and lost little/no Europe. SeventyThree(s).

On September 23, 2019 at 7:07 PM Bob <k4cy@...> wrote:

I have been listening to the QO-100 satellite by way of eshail.batc.org.uk/nb most of today. Such awesome potential, but my initial reaction is 'what a waste of technology'. 99% of the SSB stations I have heard (and I've never seen more than six SSB stations on at a time) are old fart Germans simply wasting oxygen. A couple of Brazilian stations lucky enough to be in the footprint have been CQing (in English) on and off all day with not a single taker. Generally, the SSB audio quality leaves a great deal to be desired, but that may just be the webSDR/internet. CW? Three stations today. One German being the target of malicious QRM, one Italian calling Asia with no takers, and a QSO between Denmark and the UK. Is this it? Does it get any better? Have we finally hit rock bottom? SeventyThree(s).


 

Re: School me please ...

Bob <k4cy@...>
 

... Latitude? Damn, I'm getting old. Make that longitude. SeventyThree(s).

On September 23, 2019 at 7:57 PM Bob <k4cy@...> wrote:

... and, for part two of my QO-100 education. can someone explain to me how/why the geostationary latitude of 26° East was chosen. 15, 20, or 25° more to the East would have moved the footprint over much of Asia,and half of Australia, and lost little/no Europe. SeventyThree(s).

On September 23, 2019 at 7:07 PM Bob <k4cy@...> wrote:

I have been listening to the QO-100 satellite by way of eshail.batc.org.uk/nb most of today. Such awesome potential, but my initial reaction is 'what a waste of technology'. 99% of the SSB stations I have heard (and I've never seen more than six SSB stations on at a time) are old fart Germans simply wasting oxygen. A couple of Brazilian stations lucky enough to be in the footprint have been CQing (in English) on and off all day with not a single taker. Generally, the SSB audio quality leaves a great deal to be desired, but that may just be the webSDR/internet. CW? Three stations today. One German being the target of malicious QRM, one Italian calling Asia with no takers, and a QSO between Denmark and the UK. Is this it? Does it get any better? Have we finally hit rock bottom? SeventyThree(s).


 


 


 

Re: School me please ...

Bob <k4cy@...>
 

... and, for part two of my QO-100 education. can someone explain to me how/why the geostationary latitude of 26° East was chosen. 15, 20, or 25° more to the East would have moved the footprint over much of Asia,and half of Australia, and lost little/no Europe. SeventyThree(s).

On September 23, 2019 at 7:07 PM Bob <k4cy@...> wrote:

I have been listening to the QO-100 satellite by way of eshail.batc.org.uk/nb most of today. Such awesome potential, but my initial reaction is 'what a waste of technology'. 99% of the SSB stations I have heard (and I've never seen more than six SSB stations on at a time) are old fart Germans simply wasting oxygen. A couple of Brazilian stations lucky enough to be in the footprint have been CQing (in English) on and off all day with not a single taker. Generally, the SSB audio quality leaves a great deal to be desired, but that may just be the webSDR/internet. CW? Three stations today. One German being the target of malicious QRM, one Italian calling Asia with no takers, and a QSO between Denmark and the UK. Is this it? Does it get any better? Have we finally hit rock bottom? SeventyThree(s).


 

Re: Errors when I import ADI file

Rodrigo
 

Ola Miguel,

you can try make a new adif file with one or two contacts change the frequency from 14 to 14.000 and see if it works.
This an example of N1MM contact that was able to import to LOGGER32:

 <CALL:5>I4LCK <QSO_DATE:8>20190824 <TIME_ON:6>155748 <TIME_OFF:6>155748 <COMMENT:4>1960 <BAND:3>10M <STATION_CALLSIGN:6>CT1BXT <FREQ:8>28.08111 <CONTEST_ID:8>SCC-RTTY <FREQ_RX:8>28.08111 <MODE:4>RTTY <RST_RCVD:3>599 <RST_SENT:3>599 <TX_PWR:3>100 <OPERATOR:6>CT1BXT <CQZ:2>15 <STX:1>1 <APP_N1MM_EXCHANGE1:4>1960 <APP_N1MM_POINTS:1>2 <APP_N1MM_RADIO_NR:1>1 <APP_N1MM_CONTINENT:2>EU <APP_N1MM_RUN1RUN2:1>1 <APP_N1MM_RADIOINTERFACED:1>1 <APP_N1MM_ISORIGINAL:4>True <APP_N1MM_NETBIOSNAME:15>DESKTOP-LCQPT6T <APP_N1MM_ISRUNQSO:1>0 <EOR>

73
Rodrigo
ct1bxt

School me please ...

Bob <k4cy@...>
 

I have been listening to the QO-100 satellite by way of eshail.batc.org.uk/nb most of today. Such awesome potential, but my initial reaction is 'what a waste of technology'. 99% of the SSB stations I have heard (and I've never seen more than six SSB stations on at a time) are old fart Germans simply wasting oxygen. A couple of Brazilian stations lucky enough to be in the footprint have been CQing (in English) on and off all day with not a single taker. Generally, the SSB audio quality leaves a great deal to be desired, but that may just be the webSDR/internet. CW? Three stations today. One German being the target of malicious QRM, one Italian calling Asia with no takers, and a QSO between Denmark and the UK. Is this it? Does it get any better? Have we finally hit rock bottom? SeventyThree(s).

Re: Errors when I import ADI file

ea2bjm@migueltapia.com
 

Thanks again. I am fixing the problem.

Best regards.

Miguel Tapia
ea2bjm@...
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El 24 sept 2019, a las 0:20, Bob <k4cy@...> escribió:

I tested the code ... The ADIF record shows you transmitted on 14.0000. This is probably illegal (even in Spain). The frequency in the ADIF must be less than the upper band edge in the BandPlan and higher than the lower band edge in the Band Plan. As a temporary workaround, modify your BandPlan so that the lowest 20M frequency is 13.9999. SeventyThree(s).

On September 23, 2019 at 5:36 PM "ea2bjm@..." <ea2bjm@...> wrote:

Hello:

I am having about 500 errors of 6.000 QSO when I import a ADI file from other Ham logger program.
Here is one of the examples for the BAD.adi file.

Error : Frequency does not appear to be in the 20M Band:  <QSO_DATE:8>20190828<TIME_ON:4>2050<CALL:7>SWL5868<RST_RCVD:2>59<BAND:3>20m<FREQ:2>14<MODE:3>SSB<SWL:1>Y<QSL_SENT:1>Y<QSL_SENT_VIA:1>E<QSL_RCVD:1>Y<QSL_RCVD_VIA:1>E<PROP_MODE:2>TR<GRIDSQUARE:6>JN45MT<NAME:5>Marco<QSO_COMPL:3>YES<OPERATOR:6>EA2BJM<OWN_GRIDSQ:6>IN91NQ<DXCC:3>236<CQZ:2>20<ITUZ:2>28<CONT:2>EU<TX_PWR:3>100<RIG:14>Yaesu FT-2000D<RND_METEORS:1>N<MS_SHOWER:1>N<FORCE_INIT:1>N<EOR>

Please can anyone to help me with this problem.

Thank you in advance.

Best regards.

Miguel Tapia
ea2bjm@...
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Re: Errors when I import ADI file

Bob <k4cy@...>
 

I tested the code ... The ADIF record shows you transmitted on 14.0000. This is probably illegal (even in Spain). The frequency in the ADIF must be less than the upper band edge in the BandPlan and higher than the lower band edge in the Band Plan. As a temporary workaround, modify your BandPlan so that the lowest 20M frequency is 13.9999. SeventyThree(s).

On September 23, 2019 at 5:36 PM "ea2bjm@..." <ea2bjm@...> wrote:

Hello:

I am having about 500 errors of 6.000 QSO when I import a ADI file from other Ham logger program.
Here is one of the examples for the BAD.adi file.

Error : Frequency does not appear to be in the 20M Band:  <QSO_DATE:8>20190828<TIME_ON:4>2050<CALL:7>SWL5868<RST_RCVD:2>59<BAND:3>20m<FREQ:2>14<MODE:3>SSB<SWL:1>Y<QSL_SENT:1>Y<QSL_SENT_VIA:1>E<QSL_RCVD:1>Y<QSL_RCVD_VIA:1>E<PROP_MODE:2>TR<GRIDSQUARE:6>JN45MT<NAME:5>Marco<QSO_COMPL:3>YES<OPERATOR:6>EA2BJM<OWN_GRIDSQ:6>IN91NQ<DXCC:3>236<CQZ:2>20<ITUZ:2>28<CONT:2>EU<TX_PWR:3>100<RIG:14>Yaesu FT-2000D<RND_METEORS:1>N<MS_SHOWER:1>N<FORCE_INIT:1>N<EOR>

Please can anyone to help me with this problem.

Thank you in advance.

Best regards.

Miguel Tapia
ea2bjm@...
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Re: Errors when I import ADI file

ea2bjm@migueltapia.com
 

Thank you. That is the question.

73.

Miguel Tapia
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El 23 sept 2019, a las 23:50, Bob <k4cy@...> escribió:

The ADIF record shows <BAND:3>20m<FREQ:2>14 If you look at your BandPlan for 20M (click TOOLS | SETUP BANDS & MODES) , what do you see for 20M? I see this:


<Noname.bmp>


It shows that the lowest frequency for 20M is 14.000000 MHz. What does your show? SeventyThree(s).


On September 23, 2019 at 5:36 PM "ea2bjm@..." <ea2bjm@...> wrote:

Hello:

I am having about 500 errors of 6.000 QSO when I import a ADI file from other Ham logger program.
Here is one of the examples for the BAD.adi file.

Error : Frequency does not appear to be in the 20M Band:  <QSO_DATE:8>20190828<TIME_ON:4>2050<CALL:7>SWL5868<RST_RCVD:2>59<BAND:3>20m<FREQ:2>14<MODE:3>SSB<SWL:1>Y<QSL_SENT:1>Y<QSL_SENT_VIA:1>E<QSL_RCVD:1>Y<QSL_RCVD_VIA:1>E<PROP_MODE:2>TR<GRIDSQUARE:6>JN45MT<NAME:5>Marco<QSO_COMPL:3>YES<OPERATOR:6>EA2BJM<OWN_GRIDSQ:6>IN91NQ<DXCC:3>236<CQZ:2>20<ITUZ:2>28<CONT:2>EU<TX_PWR:3>100<RIG:14>Yaesu FT-2000D<RND_METEORS:1>N<MS_SHOWER:1>N<FORCE_INIT:1>N<EOR>

Please can anyone to help me with this problem.

Thank you in advance.

Best regards.

Miguel Tapia
ea2bjm@...
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Re: FTDX-101D or FTDX-101MP

ja1nlx
 

Vince

Thanks

73

On 2019/09/24 5:58, Vince Shirley wrote:
Erm.,  sorry to state the obvious Aki, but its Yaesu FT-101D

Vince G0ORC....

On Sun, 22 Sep 2019, 08:08 ja1nlx, <ayoshida0205@...> wrote:
Is there anyone who is using FTDX-101D or FTDX-101MP ?

Which radio you select in Setup radio table ?

Thanks

--
73 de aki
JA1NLX



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73 de aki
JA1NLX

Re: Errors when I import ADI file

Bob <k4cy@...>
 

The ADIF record shows <BAND:3>20m<FREQ:2>14 If you look at your BandPlan for 20M (click TOOLS | SETUP BANDS & MODES) , what do you see for 20M? I see this:




It shows that the lowest frequency for 20M is 14.000000 MHz. What does your show? SeventyThree(s).


On September 23, 2019 at 5:36 PM "ea2bjm@..." <ea2bjm@...> wrote:

Hello:

I am having about 500 errors of 6.000 QSO when I import a ADI file from other Ham logger program.
Here is one of the examples for the BAD.adi file.

Error : Frequency does not appear to be in the 20M Band:  <QSO_DATE:8>20190828<TIME_ON:4>2050<CALL:7>SWL5868<RST_RCVD:2>59<BAND:3>20m<FREQ:2>14<MODE:3>SSB<SWL:1>Y<QSL_SENT:1>Y<QSL_SENT_VIA:1>E<QSL_RCVD:1>Y<QSL_RCVD_VIA:1>E<PROP_MODE:2>TR<GRIDSQUARE:6>JN45MT<NAME:5>Marco<QSO_COMPL:3>YES<OPERATOR:6>EA2BJM<OWN_GRIDSQ:6>IN91NQ<DXCC:3>236<CQZ:2>20<ITUZ:2>28<CONT:2>EU<TX_PWR:3>100<RIG:14>Yaesu FT-2000D<RND_METEORS:1>N<MS_SHOWER:1>N<FORCE_INIT:1>N<EOR>

Please can anyone to help me with this problem.

Thank you in advance.

Best regards.

Miguel Tapia
ea2bjm@...
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Errors when I import ADI file

ea2bjm@migueltapia.com
 

Hello:

I am having about 500 errors of 6.000 QSO when I import a ADI file from other Ham logger program.
Here is one of the examples for the BAD.adi file.

Error : Frequency does not appear to be in the 20M Band:  <QSO_DATE:8>20190828<TIME_ON:4>2050<CALL:7>SWL5868<RST_RCVD:2>59<BAND:3>20m<FREQ:2>14<MODE:3>SSB<SWL:1>Y<QSL_SENT:1>Y<QSL_SENT_VIA:1>E<QSL_RCVD:1>Y<QSL_RCVD_VIA:1>E<PROP_MODE:2>TR<GRIDSQUARE:6>JN45MT<NAME:5>Marco<QSO_COMPL:3>YES<OPERATOR:6>EA2BJM<OWN_GRIDSQ:6>IN91NQ<DXCC:3>236<CQZ:2>20<ITUZ:2>28<CONT:2>EU<TX_PWR:3>100<RIG:14>Yaesu FT-2000D<RND_METEORS:1>N<MS_SHOWER:1>N<FORCE_INIT:1>N<EOR>

Please can anyone to help me with this problem.

Thank you in advance.

Best regards.

Miguel Tapia
ea2bjm@...
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Re: FTDX-101D or FTDX-101MP

Vince Shirley
 

Erm.,  sorry to state the obvious Aki, but its Yaesu FT-101D

Vince G0ORC....

On Sun, 22 Sep 2019, 08:08 ja1nlx, <ayoshida0205@...> wrote:
Is there anyone who is using FTDX-101D or FTDX-101MP ?

Which radio you select in Setup radio table ?

Thanks

--
73 de aki
JA1NLX



Re: log set up

Dave Colliau
 

Bob ... I am with you. Keep up the good work and the humor :) .

Dave N8DC

On September 23, 2019 at 3:44 PM Bob <k4cy@...> wrote:

A Freudian slip. Fort Smith is in AR, not AK. Guess my subconscious wanted me as far away as the Clintons home State as possible. Apologies. SeventyThree(s).

On September 23, 2019 at 2:38 PM Bob <k4cy@...> wrote:

I was about to say (before I fat fingered the keyboard) ... Failing that, I assume you're somewhere between Fort Smith AK and Tulsa OK. Maybe some Logger32 user in the vicinity can offer you some 'hands-on'. 73.

On September 23, 2019 at 2:35 PM Bob <k4cy@...> wrote:

It's hard to offer help without any knowledge of the problem(s) you are facing. One show-stopping at a time ... First problem? Failing that, 

On September 23, 2019 at 2:27 PM "sallisawfireman via Groups.Io" <sallisawfireman@...> wrote:

i'm having problems getting my logger 32 set up, I sure could use some help


 


 


 


 

Re: log set up

Bob <k4cy@...>
 

A Freudian slip. Fort Smith is in AR, not AK. Guess my subconscious wanted me as far away as the Clintons home State as possible. Apologies. SeventyThree(s).

On September 23, 2019 at 2:38 PM Bob <k4cy@...> wrote:

I was about to say (before I fat fingered the keyboard) ... Failing that, I assume you're somewhere between Fort Smith AK and Tulsa OK. Maybe some Logger32 user in the vicinity can offer you some 'hands-on'. 73.

On September 23, 2019 at 2:35 PM Bob <k4cy@...> wrote:

It's hard to offer help without any knowledge of the problem(s) you are facing. One show-stopping at a time ... First problem? Failing that, 

On September 23, 2019 at 2:27 PM "sallisawfireman via Groups.Io" <sallisawfireman@...> wrote:

i'm having problems getting my logger 32 set up, I sure could use some help


 


 

Re: log set up

Bob <k4cy@...>
 

Maybe you should too? Lots of local help available. 73.

On September 23, 2019 at 2:43 PM "sallisawfireman via Groups.Io" <sallisawfireman@...> wrote:

yes I,m in Sallisaw, most ever one here uses log book of the world or eqsl

Re: log set up

Bob <k4cy@...>
 

There are three steps involved 1) Download. 2) Install and 3) Run the program. Which one failed? I am not familiar with an "application failed" error message. Any chance of a picture? 73.

On September 23, 2019 at 2:41 PM "sallisawfireman via Groups.Io" <sallisawfireman@...> wrote:

I've downloaded the program into my computer , but that's as far as it will let me go, it says application failed

Re: log set up

sallisawfireman@...
 

yes I,m in Sallisaw, most ever one here uses log book of the world or eqsl

Re: log set up

sallisawfireman@...
 

I've downloaded the program into my computer , but that's as far as it will let me go, it says application failed

Re: log set up

Bob <k4cy@...>
 

I was about to say (before I fat fingered the keyboard) ... Failing that, I assume you're somewhere between Fort Smith AK and Tulsa OK. Maybe some Logger32 user in the vicinity can offer you some 'hands-on'. 73.

On September 23, 2019 at 2:35 PM Bob <k4cy@...> wrote:

It's hard to offer help without any knowledge of the problem(s) you are facing. One show-stopping at a time ... First problem? Failing that, 

On September 23, 2019 at 2:27 PM "sallisawfireman via Groups.Io" <sallisawfireman@...> wrote:

i'm having problems getting my logger 32 set up, I sure could use some help