Large list of CW abbreviations?

Discussion in 'Straight Keys - CW Enthusiasts' started by DM5MK, Oct 13, 2020.

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  1. DM5MK

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    Hi,

    as a beginner of CW I'm looking for a larger list of typicaly used abbreviations in CW.
    Can you recommend my a resource? The most I found only contain a standard set and didnt' help for understanding.

    tks Max, 73
     
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  2. K1LKP

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  3. W5BIB

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  4. M6GYU

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  5. N7BKV

    N7BKV Ham Member QRZ Page

    Why do ops keep sending me ZBM2? :eek:
     
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  6. K1LKP

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    BRIAN,

    THANKFULLY, U DID NOT SAY IT WAS YOUR FRIENDS WHO WERE SENDING THE UGLY ZMB2 CODE.......hihihi :):):):):):):)

    BRIAN....... GO TO THIS LINK.....

    https://www.pwcares.org/doc/Z-Signals.pdf

    BLAME IT ALL ON OLE FRANKIE........ DIT DIT MY WAY.

    73 - K1LKP

    KEEP SMILING
     
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  7. N7BKV

    N7BKV Ham Member QRZ Page

    Maybe some others are sending me "99" and I am just not paying attention! o_O
     
  8. DM5MK

    DM5MK Ham Member QRZ Page

    Hi
    thanks for your suggestions. Yes indeed a list of current used abbreviations is what I'm looking for. I listened to several QSOs and sometimes they used abbreviations I haven't come accros shorted lists. abbreviations. Steve's list looks promising. Tks 73, Max
     
  9. WA1GXC

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    Hallo!

    Several additional commonly used by Europeans with their countrymen:

    French-- MB Merci beaucoup, MCI
    AU Au Revoir
    Greek-- KLM Good morning KLS Good afternoon/evening KLN Good night (Kali Mira/Spera/Nitee)
    EFT-Thanks Eftxaristou
    Russian- ZDR Hello SPB Thanks
    DSW Goodbye POKA Bye-Bye (more familiar)


    DS Danke Sehr + AW

    Viel Vergnuegen! 73
     
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  10. K1LKP

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    HI HARRY,

    THANK YOU FOR GOING THE EXTRA MILE.

    W9FAM - VERN (SILENT KEY) AN OLE CW RASCAL WHO TOLD ME ABOUT DSW & POKA..........

    ZDR & SPB ARE NEW ONES TO ME......TU......TU........TU.........

    73 & HAVE A HAPPY DAY
    AND HARRY PLEASE KEEP SAFE
    WITH THIS DARNED CORONA VIRUS.
     

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