NOTE: From now on as a net control station it is your choice to have one or 2 rounds . I would like to suggest that you do let everyone know your intentions on how many rounds your going to have before or when starting the net.




               Buzzards Roost Net Preamble

The following is script is only a recommendation as to the PREAMBLE and it is not set in stone. As you may use any format you wish. If it is suitable for the Buzzards Roost Net


             Is the frequency in use?  (Pause)  Is the frequency in use?

Good afternoon, this is  YOUR CALL,  net control station for the  Friday's edition of the Michigan Buzzards Roost Net. Welcome to the Pre-net !  I am seeking any early check-in's for tonight , please call  YOUR CALL  .

                NET   OPENING

"Ah , ah , ah ....... don't touch that dial !" Since 1937 the Michigan Buzzards Roost Net has been providing the amateur radio community with the " Best Hour in Radio ".  My atomic clock on the shelf say's it's 6:00 pm (Summer) 5 pm (Winter), and it's for me to say....

Ladies and Gentlemen, you have tuned to the Michigan Buzzards Roost Net.

This net operates on or about 3930 khz six days a week, and 3929 on Sunday lasts until all transmissions are completed.

Your net control station tonight is YOUR CALL,  then give your call

phonetically.  My name is                   and  I am in   Your City and State   .

All stations with a general class license or above are welcome to call and participate as our purpose here is to promote friendship and fellowship among Radio Amateurs. Information about the Michigan Buzzards Roost Net can be found on our website at  :

If you would like to become a member all it takes is 4 checkins . Record your check in times and dates and forward that information with a 5.00 donation to our net manager N8DC or via PayPal on the web page and we will get you a very nice certificate and your own membership number.  You do not need to be a member to check in .  We have a very nice web page at :


We are constantly updating the web site so check often for new news and info . We would appreciate any donations towards the web site and the registration of our domain name. Donations can be made via our web page under the button more and donations or also via mail to N8DC good on QRZ.com   


I will take a standby every fifteen minutes so additional stations will have an opportunity to check in.

Before I take regular check in's, I will first take check in's from mobile stations

those stations on short time. So far, I have   read early mobile and short time

check in's from pre net list.  Will other mobile or short timers please call

your call .

I will now regular check in's . So far, I have ... read pre-net list check in's   

I will now take regular check in's, anyone , anywhere, please call  Your Call.

Okay, super that's a good start to the list. Before calling the first Buzzard, let me attend to some preliminary items:  (A) Special announcements (B) Question and/or topic of the day, if there is one. (C) Other information   (Read Reports.)              


It is now  1/4 ,  1/2 ,  3/4 , past the hour and I will take pause now for additional check in's for the Michigan Buzzards Roost Net.

Stations wishing to check in please call  YOUR CALL.


Welcome,   operators name !   Would anyone like to give    operators name     a signal report and welcome them to the BRN net.


That takes us to the end of the list Let's see who stuck around for the second cup.

But first, are there any additional stations wishing to check into the Michigan Buzzards Roost Net.  Please call    YOUR CALL .


Any other announcements or information for the net this evening? If NOT....

At this time I will close the net and return the frequency to any Amateur wishing to use it.

Please check in again tomorrow to Michigan Buzzards Roost Net.

The is   YOUR  CALL.  Thanks for joining us tonight.   73 to all.

Note: If anyone see's any mistakes, please make sure you bring it to my attention, thanks.

           Dave,  N8DC   BRN Mgr.