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Old 17th March 2011, 16:48
Gareth Jones Gareth Jones is offline  
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Originally Posted by R651400 View Post
A wake only if the QRG is completely dead?
I'm happy it will still continue to offer a service to mariners.
Quite right - I heard somewhere that amateurs wanted to use it - nothing against amateurs, but it didn't seem right to me.
In its day it was the most important maritime frequency and it would be denigrating to use it for chit-chat. (even though, in distant parts, some of us well may have!).
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