Radio Procedure For Calling Weekly Net

NOTICE – If there are issues with the W4WC 145.390 repeater, the net may be moved and called on the N4FV 147.060 repeater with 88.5 tone.

Revised Radio Procedure for Calling The AJARC Monday Net – 10-22-19

Calling the AJARC Monday Net. This is (Your Call Sign) & my name is (Your Name).  I am net control for this evening. This net meets each Monday night at 9 P.M. local time on the frequency of 145.39 MHz for the purpose of passing traffic, training of radio operators & otherwise promoting the uses of Amateur Radio.  This is a directed net, all stations should call net control for any requests to use the frequency.

Standing by for any emergency or other traffic (PAUSE)

If you have internet access via a home computer, checkins are also taken through Netlogger, available at www.netlogger.org. If you check in via Netlogger, please do not check in via RF unless you have priority traffic.  If you are checked in via Netlogger and have an announcement or other traffic, notify net control via the AIM window and you will be acknowledged first or address net control when announcements are asked for.  Internet checkins will be acknowledged and comments solicited as the net progresses.

Are there any announcements?

(After announcements, ACKNOWLEDGE ALL STATIONS CURRENTLY CHECKED IN VIA NETLOGGER FIRST BEFORE TAKING RF CHECKINS)

Are there any mobile stations waiting to check in?

Standing by for check ins from Greeneville or Greene County.

Standing by for check ins from Tennessee

Standing by for any stations outside Tennessee.

(Proceed through the Netlogger list and highlight each line by clicking on it, changing its color,  then solicit comments from that station if it has not left the net, and click LOG IT before highlighting the next line.)

Last call for checkins for the Greeneville Greene County Emergency Net.

(After all check ins & informal comments you can close the net with the following remarks:)  I want to thank everyone for checking into the net this evening.  I am now closing the AJARC Monday Net  at ________ (Local time) & returning the frequency to normal use.  This is (your call).

(after closing the net, click FILE, SAVE AS, and save your netlogger session as it will default to a name with the current date/time in it for later retrieval.  if you opened the net, make sure you exit Netlogger via the CLOSE NET button when finished or Netlogger will send you a warning email about leaving it open)