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Old 05-07-2009, 6:31 AM
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I've got my ham ticket, its useless, no one talks ham in the areas I live in.

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Old 05-07-2009, 8:00 AM
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I've got my ham ticket, its useless, no one talks ham in the areas I live in.

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Maybe you are not on the right band?

And who did you intend to talk to on GMRS?
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Old 05-08-2009, 7:29 AM
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Maybe you are not on the right band?

And who did you intend to talk to on GMRS?
Ya, maybe i'm not on the right band..never thought of that. or may be i'm not in the right states.

I have a GMRS repeater and my folks are on it and some of my buddies who have there license.

ham is going down hill.
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Ya, maybe i'm not on the right band..never thought of that. or may be i'm not in the right states.

I have a GMRS repeater and my folks are on it and some of my buddies who have there license.

ham is going down hill.
They both are. and they both are not.

Comparing Ham to GMRS is like arguing if a Pick-up or a Sports car is "better".
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They both are. and they both are not.

Comparing Ham to GMRS is like arguing if a Pick-up or a Sports car is "better".

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Really???
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Really???
Yeah, really. I can't wait for the current crop of Old Farts to die, so I can get back on 2 meters again without the "colonoscopy net".


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