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 Return to top of page · Post #: 1 · Written at 4:35:23 AM on 30 September 2018.
John Mace's Gravatar
 Location: Perth, WA
 Member since 30 September 2018
 Member #: 2299
 Postcount: 1

Greetings everyone and thanks for the add.
I'm an ex Coastal Radio Operator, Worked for OTC Australia for 22 years.
Interested in all things HF Radio, Morse Code.
Bit of a collection from those years and may be selling off some of that from time to time.
Still have current Amateur Call - VK6JM. Not active at this point.
Look forward to posting and keeping up.


 
 Return to top of page · Post #: 2 · Written at 12:05:35 PM on 30 September 2018.
Ian Robertson's Gravatar
 Location: Belrose, NSW
 Member since 31 December 2015
 Member #: 1844
 Postcount: 1291

QRB, John?


 
 Return to top of page · Post #: 3 · Written at 3:01:47 PM on 30 September 2018.
GTC's avatar
 GTC
 Location: Sydney, NSW
 Member since 28 January 2011
 Member #: 823
 Postcount: 5262

Welcome to V-R. There's a section for Vintage Amateur Radio, although it's not very busy.


 
 Return to top of page · Post #: 4 · Written at 3:27:03 PM on 30 September 2018.
Brad's avatar
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 Location: Greenwich, NSW
 Member since 15 November 2005
 Member #: 1
 Postcount: 5501

My guess is at least 4,000km. I'd encourage all radio amateurs here to try and have the occasional pow wow, especially if a VK2 can reach a VK6 and vice versa.


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A valve a day keeps the transistor away...

 
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Normf's Gravatar
 Location: Erowal Bay, NSW
 Member since 19 June 2018
 Member #: 2256
 Postcount: 78

Hi John
I'm am also ex OTC, worked at MRSC at Padington and LMS at Broadway.
I was there for about 22 years, left around 1991.
Good to contact another ex OTC


 
 Return to top of page · Post #: 6 · Written at 7:05:39 AM on 13 May 2019.
Dkneyle's Gravatar
 Location: Tathra, NSW
 Member since 12 April 2019
 Member #: 2347
 Postcount: 2

And another ex-OTC'er here as well. From the Technical Training School where I taught the satellite course in the 1980s.


 
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