[amsat-bb] Re: Best HT's for sats?
vk3jed at gmail.com
Thu Apr 3 20:30:57 PST 2008
At 12:51 PM 4/4/2008, Mark Vandewettering wrote:
>I've been using a TH-D7A and an Arrow antenna. Works
>great, no problem with desense, and it's fun to use
>the APRS stuff to bounce packets off ISS, Go-32 and NO-44.
>It's not the most glamorous, but it works very well for
>satellites, and I have no hesitation in recommending it
I've always gone the 2 HT route, mainly because I have never owned a
full duplex capable HT. I'm another who is a big believer in full
duplex operation on the sats. It gives you a LOT more insight into
what's happening on the bird. I can operate without full duplex, but
I prefer not to.
73 de VK3JED
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