[amsat-bb] Re: SO-50 with a whip

Pedro EB4DKA eb4dka at teleline.es
Thu Sep 21 00:30:43 PDT 2006

You could work it even with a standard rubber duck and 1.5 W. You can see it
in this video http://eb4dka.batcave.net/so50.html working with a VX-2R "out
of the box".

73 from Spain,

Pedro EB4DKA

> --- Tim Tapio <tim at timtapio.com> wrote:
> > All,
> >
> >
> >
> > Tried with a handheld with a whip, heard a couple
> > calls but couldn't make
> > them out.  Anyone have success with a like setup?
> Tim, check with N5AFV.  Allen has had good success
> using the larger AL800 antenna on his handheld.  I've
> worked him from quite a few Texas grids.  He may have
> tips on using this setup on a website and is always
> anxious to help.
> 73, Gary  -K8KFJ-

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