HHTN Net Preamble

HEAVY HITTERS TRAFFIC NET PREAMBLE

Is there any further business for the network before we begin the HEAVY HITTERS TRAFFIC NET? This is (YOUR CALL) net control.

Calling the HEAVY HITTERS TRAFFIC NET, calling the HEAVY HITTERS TRAFFIC NET. This is (YOUR CALL). My name is (YOUR NAME) and I am located in (YOUR TOWN). This is a directed net that meets at 2200 local on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Friday on the Minute Man Repeater Association Network with 2 meter repeaters with PL of 146.2, 220 pl 103.5, 440 PL 88.5, the New England Reflector Echolink: NEW-ENG2 and IRLP 9127. The alternate repeater is Waltham, 146.64 PL 136.5.

The Heavy Hitters Traffic Net passes formal written traffic in and out of the area and wherever third party traffic is permitted. This net is affiliated with the National Traffic System of the American Radio Relay League. When calling the net please say HERE IS followed by a carrier drop (UNKEY) to check for doubling, then give your Call sign and state whether or not you have traffic. All stations are invited to join the net and are encouraged to check in whether you have traffic or not. Please key for about 3 seconds before providing audio. The first two call-ups are for stations with formal traffic and traffic only. Please call now.

(Take check-ins with traffic)

Calling the HEAVY HITTERS TRAFFIC NET, calling the HEAVY HITTERS TRAFFIC NET from (YOUR CALL). Any stations with formal written traffic and traffic only please call now.

(Take check-ins with traffic)

Calling the HEAVY HITTERS TRAFFIC NET, calling the HEAVY HITTERS TRAFFIC NET from (YOUR CALL). The net now holds traffic for _____. Any stations that can help with this traffic or stations with or without traffic please call now.

(Take check-ins)

(Make any needed arrangements to pass claimed traffic.)

(Excuse stations as necessary.)

Is there any further business for the net before I close tonight’s session? This is (YOUR CALL).

Nothing heard, this is (YOUR CALL) closing tonight’s session of the HEAVY HITTERS TRAFFIC NET. I would like to thank everyone who participated, especially those who brought and took traffic. I would also like to thank the trustees of the MMRA network and affiliated repeaters for its use.

The HEAVY HITTERS TRAFFIC NET is here on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 2200 local.

Check our Website at NTS.EMA.ARRL.ORG

Good night to all from (YOUR CALL).