ILS Net Script

INDIANA LINK SOUTH DIGITAL NET

  • Good evening and welcome to this Wide Area Net conducted each Tuesday at 8 PM Eastern time.
  • My name is ______.  My call sign is _____.  I am located in ________ and I will be acting as Net Control.
  • Now, I would like to pause for any priority or emergency traffic. (PAUSE, PAUSE, PAUSE)
  • This is a linked system of Digital repeaters and nodes so please remember that you must allow time for all the links to function. Push to talk, pause, then talk.
  • More information about this system can be found at INDIANALINKSOUTH.COM, Indiana Link South Repeater Group on Facebook and @InLinkSouth on Twitter. We would appreciate any suggestions or comments.
  • Please feel free to join this network in our Wires-X room # 43844 or search for “INDIANA LINK SO” from the list.
  • We log the Net using Net Logger.  You can follow along by downloading Net Logger from netlogger.org and searching for Indiana Link South Wide Area Net.
  • The purpose of this net is to promote fellowship, education, and emergency communication practice for amateur radio operators.
  • Topic: ?????
  • I will begin by taking 3 check-ins. Stop and acknowledge those check-in’s.  Etc.
  • At this time, I’ll take 3 check-ins for the net.  CALL NOW.

After three stations identify, ( net control transmit immediately after third check-in.) welcome them back and ask if they have any comments for the net.

Remember that there could be up to 6 seconds of delay between repeaters.

Continue calling for additional check-ins, three at a time.

  • “OK, now any station that we missed wishing to check in to the net, please call now.”
  • At this time we have a few announcements.

(Give any announcements that are current). From any source or kc9zar.com, ARRL news, ect

  • Are there any other announcements or bulletins from any stations on the net?

After announcements, ask if there is any other check-ins for the net.

[if not]

  • This is ______ concluding this session of this wide area net conducted by Amateur Radio Operators from all over the world.
  • “Please plan to check in next Tuesday night at 8:00 pm Eastern time 00:00 UTC for the next wide area net.
  • More information about this system can be found at INDIANALINKSOUTH.COM, Indiana Link South Repeater Group on Facebook and @InLinkSouth on Twitter. We would appreciate any suggestions or comments.
  • I am now returning the repeaters to normal amateur use.

73 and thank you for checking in to our wide area net. ________ clear.

Notes

  • HF Contests this weekend.
    • Novice rig roundup.
    • S. America 10 meter contest.
    • OK QSO party
    • ID QSO party
    • WI QSO party