|[AMRadio] 40m AM Nets|
w5omr at w5omr.shacknet.nu
Thu Oct 14 05:17:22 EDT 2004
> > I'd like to see 7.160 get re-vitalized for Saturday morning AM operation.
> > Back in the Day, there was W5MEU, W5PYTAA5YT (Was that Floyd's
> > call?) W9(???)Paul, in Chicago, more.. 40m, AM, 7.160, Saturday Mornings.
> You are probably thinking about Floyd, WA5TWF, who became a Silent Modulator
> in 1987.
I knew Floyd Dunlap/WA5TWF personally. He lived in Houston/Spring(?), TX had
medium powered rigs, and antennas that weren't very high, but he was as active
as could be,
and quite the AM Activist!
I was in Clear Lake, TX (just south of Houston, by N.A.S.A.) when I called his
arrange a visit. One of his parents answered - Then the other. That's when I
that -this was the day of Floyd's funeral-. He had passed away, three days
May he Rest In Peace.
The Floyd I was thinking of, lives up in Arkansas and was also on with a BC-610
W5MEU, W5PYT and the others mentioned above.
It'll come to me later ;-)
73 = Best Regards,
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