Pro-Signs give diction to the net. Proper use will promote discipline and maintain net continuity. The following pro-signs will be obverved.
OVER: Implies end of transmision, and a response is required. Wait for the response.
OUT: Implise end of transmission and a response is not required, put your microphone down
PLEASE WAIT: Used to notify a station to wait for a response
BREAK: Will not be used in a Douglas County ARES Net. This included double and triple breaks
PRIORITY: Implies a message of a specific time duration or a message concerning the saftey of personnel.
EMERGENCY: Implies a message of the utmost urgency or message concerning life or death of personnel.