[amsat-bb] Re: WD9EWK and AO-51 V/S, Saturday (2 Sep) morning

Andrew Glasbrenner glasbrenner@mindspring.com
Sun Sep 3 11:15:07 PDT 2006

Fair enough Ernie, I can see the benefit of the carrier for finding the 
satellite, especially on the less busy S-band downlink. It is a bit of a 
toss up and a tough call as to which is more important. Thanks for the 

73, Drew KO4MA

> My Idea-
> Personally, I'd love to have RX squelch of some sort on the V/S mode.
> It appears to me that it makes it more difficult for some to know when 
> they
> are hearing the bird without the quieting effect of PL access. But is good
> to hear the carriers/illegals. Maybe its a tossup. How about a little of
> both ways?
> 73 Ernie W8EH

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