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Do any of you have lives outside of QRZ?

Discussion in 'Ham Radio Discussions' started by K9FON, Aug 10, 2017.

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  1. K9FON

    K9FON Ham Member QRZ Page

    Ive noticed it seems like its always the same ones posting replies on the forums. I mean dont you guys every actually operate or do you just sit on here badgering others?
     
  2. KK5JY

    KK5JY Ham Member QRZ Page

    Isn't a question like that a bit like the pot calling the kettle black? ;)
     
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  3. W3WN

    W3WN Ham Member QRZ Page

    Badger? We don't need no stinkin' badgers!

    And VE7RAC had a real nice signal earlier this evening on 20 CW, fast op, clean fist. Real pleasure to work.
     
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  4. K0MB

    K0MB XML Subscriber QRZ Page

    And yet, here you are!
     
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  5. K1OIK

    K1OIK XML Subscriber QRZ Page

    You call helping others, voicing opinions, and educating, badgering?
     
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  6. WB2WIK

    WB2WIK Premium Subscriber QRZ Page

    I make contacts on the air every day if I'm home and have some free time.

    Generally, at least 100 contacts a week on various bands and modes (mostly CW and SSB).

    I don't have a remote station (that would be fun) so only operate when I'm home, or sometimes mobile or portable.

    But to get on QRZ.com, I can be anywhere there's an internet connection, so I'm on here from almost anywhere including the local Starbucks.:p Or more likely when I'm "on set" someplace, waiting as usual for others to show up or do their jobs, so there's time to kill.
     
  7. W1VT

    W1VT Ham Member QRZ Page

    I worked HL5JCB, F5BZB, EA1YV, and F6GEX today. The Europeans were worked on 6M E skip, so they all count as DX contacts.
    I also trimmed the trees and bushes in the yard, bundled up the sticks, and put them out for our sanitation department.

    I also grow a collection of big rose bushes--I moved about five dozen them to the front yard so all the neighbors can enjoy the fragrance as they take their evening stroll. Most of my neighbors are smart enough to realize they can only enjoy this garden as long as I take care of them--hybrid teas are high maintenance plants. ;)

    Zack W1VT
     
    Last edited: Aug 10, 2017
  8. N9RMA

    N9RMA Ham Member QRZ Page

    Oh boy!!!!!! Here we go. Can you spell TROLL?
     
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  9. KC8VWM

    KC8VWM Subscriber QRZ Page

    They have these new technological advancements available in this century which allows you to operate on the air AND post on here at the same time.

    It's truly revolutionary, I know!
     
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  10. AF6LJ

    AF6LJ Premium Subscriber QRZ Page

    I have a very rich life outside of QRZ.
    But most of that revolves around Electronics, taking long walks, reading the news, talking with my friends both on and off the radio, being our radio club secretary, restoring and using test equipment, playing around with RF.
    There is more but I don't want to bore you.
     
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