I am just starting to learn CW, and for practice I have been recording and transcribing repeater identifications that I hear. This is what I heard today:


What is the meaning of "BBG"?

  • 1
    $\begingroup$ Hello and welcome to ham.stackexchange.com! Personally I've never heard of a repeater ID using "BBG". Maybe you should ask W9KIC? He lists an email address on qrz.com. $\endgroup$
    – rclocher3
    Dec 5 '19 at 22:14
  • 1
    $\begingroup$ My guess would be it's either the initials of the club that owns the repeater or a some sort of abbreviation of the city it's in. $\endgroup$
    – Duston
    Dec 6 '19 at 15:04

The repeater is in Blacksburg according to an internet search, so BBG is almost definitely an abbreviation of that.


Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.