gblau at w3am.com
Wed May 11 23:12:19 EDT 2011
I'm an Extra as well, but also an admitted ignoramus.
So I agree that it means little.
However, I've been participating in the monthly 20M SBE net for 2-3
years now and have never heard any comments like that. I'd be very
surprised and disappointed if I had.
> On Tuesday 10 May 2011 10:25:40 am R.V.Zeigler wrote:
>> This engineer was told that if he was a broadcast engineer,
>>but not an Extra Class ham, he probably shouldn't call himself an engineer.
> Balderdash !!
> Although mine is a "real" extra, ( more depth in theory than the 1st phone
> at that time ) some of the most brilliant engineers ( real ones with PE's
> and everything ) I've had the privilege to know,
> have held novice and tech licenses, and many no amateur license at all.
> Personally, such a comment would come close to being met with violence.
More information about the SBE