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Every Monday night, the Arizona Emergency Net – Maricopa meets on 2 meters FM for training and exercise in the public service communication arts. We focus on preparation and readiness for public service – be it scheduled events like bike races or drills, or emergencies such as storm damage or terrorist attacks. Someone has to be ready. This net is dedicated to addressing that challenge. The Arizona Emergency Net – Maricopa also activates during threats or emergencies affecting Maricopa County

4-16-2012 - GUARD CHANNEL OPERATIONS - AD7AS

04-05-2012

Those of us with dual-band or multiple radios have the opportunity to monitor (or "guard") an alternate frequency during a net. Many of us monitor 446.050 simplex. A simplex channel is good for local intercom traffic, administrative "back channel", and...

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 8.94MB - Duration: 1:18:08 m (16 kbps 16000 Hz)


4-2-2012 - FORMAL MESSAGE TRAFFIC - PART II - KE7EJF

04-05-2012

Last week, we learned the radiogram format and how to copy a message over the air. We talked the talk. Now, let's walk the walk. This week, we focus on originating a radiogram and transmitting it. Come prepared to originate and receive 1 or 2 mess....

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 8.25MB - Duration: 1:12:04 m (16 kbps 16000 Hz)


4-9-2012 - MAKING CLEAR CONCISE WEATHER REPORTS - K7TEJ

04-05-2012

Describing a weather radar map, storm or gustfront movements, or field observation is not trivial. But it is important, especially as we approach Arizona's "convective" season. We'll explore how to get to the point quickly, such as the Skywarn folks...

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 4.5MB - Duration: 39:18 m (16 kbps 16000 Hz)


3-26-2012 - FORMAL MESSAGE TRAFFIC - PART I - KE7EJF

04-05-2012

Every able communicator should know how to convey a high-precision message, accurate down to the letter. This week, we will look at the radiogram format and exercise receiving a message 100% correctly. Next week, we will learn how to send messages as...

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 9.18MB - Duration: 1:20:10 m (16 kbps 16000 Hz)


3-19-2012 - Net Topic Survey - K7TEJ

04-05-2012

This net has been meeting weekly for 5-1/2 years as of this month. The Net Controls have brought you a catalog of net topics, trying to provide interesting and practical learning experiences. Now it's your turn to say what works for you, what doesn't...

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 7.64MB - Duration: 1:06:46 m (16 kbps 16000 Hz)


3-12-2012 - STUCK OPEN MIC & OTHER INTERFERENCE - N7NMD

04-05-2012

I just HATE it when I accidentally cause interference with a microphone that's stuck in "transmit". If it hasn't happened to you, it will. What techniques and skills can we develop to help resolve someone's accidental stuck open mic? How can we avoid..

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 7.48MB - Duration: 1:05:21 m (16 kbps 22050 Hz)


3-5-2012 - Autopatch Part I - The Basics - AD7AS

04-05-2012

Most people use cell phones, not the autopatch. But autopatch operation needs to be part of your radiocraft repetoir. You'll hear it demonstrated and receive explicit instructions how to use it. Then, it's your turn to give it a whirl. Step up...

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 8.81MB - Duration: 1:17:00 m (16 kbps 16000 Hz)


2-27-2012 - Tactical Communications Exercise - KE7VIN

04-05-2012

New topic! Channel bandwidth is a precious commodity on a tactical net. Remember, a tactical net intends to move "right-now" messages while they're still relevant. Extraneous words -- especially when everybody starts adding them out of habit -- add...

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 8.06MB - Duration: 1:10:24 m (16 kbps 16000 Hz)


2-20-2012 - Fox Hunt Exercise - K6OZY

28-02-2012

Topic Summary: Every public service event I've ever been on has suffered from at least one bout of "open mic". Not malicious, but troublesome. One skill that becomes valuable is tracking the transmitter using only the equipment on hand. Much...

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 7.7MB - Duration: 1:07:18 m (16 kbps 24000 Hz)


2-13-2012 - MacGyver 101 - K7VZ

28-02-2012

The focus topic this week is "MACGYVER 101". Something on your radio fails -- antenna, power, tone encoder, microphone... something. Your job is to get back on the air and pass a simple message. It's OK to pick up a back-up radio, but special kudos...

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 8.57MB - Duration: 1:14:53 m (16 kbps 24000 Hz)


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