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nickn
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« on: January 28, 2013, 06:51:06 PM »

Just wondering what Three by Three means?

I know it has to do with the quality of the transmission. I've also heard five by five and brokeN.

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« Reply #1 on: January 28, 2013, 09:33:52 PM »

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Five_by_five

In short 5x5 means the person receving transmission is hearing it loud and clear. 3x3 would be middle of the road.
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