And you’ve got to have friends ……

as the old song goes. And thanks to Amateur Radio, I have a bunch!

Here’s what some of them have been up to:

Bob W3BBO has put up his new Cushcraft R6000; and reports that it is working fine.

Jim W1PID had another great portable QRP outing (this one is complete with a video):

And my friend Brian KB9BVN reported on Facebook that his Indianapolis Colts tickets arrived.

Good things DO happen to good people!

By the way – don’t forget that Flight of the Bumblebees is this coming Sunday. I am really stoked!  The forecast for Central NJ (so far) is for sunny weather with temps in the high 80s, with a chance of thunderstorms as the afternoon progresses.  Hope it’s not like it was a couple years ago when boomers shortened my outing and I came home to find the neighbor’s pine tree on fire from a lightning hit.

There’s still time to get your very own Bee number. Don’t be part of the last minute rush!

72 de Larry W2LJ
QRP – When you care to send the very least!

Larry Makoski, W2LJ, is a regular contributor to and writes from New Jersey, USA. Contact him at [email protected].

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