[amsat-bb] Re: ISS Repeater
ko6th_greg at hotmail.com
Tue Dec 30 11:57:09 PST 2008
I heard you on the ISS repeater this morning, around 17:20z I think. Nice signal received on my Kenwood D7 HT with a Diamond RH-77B antenna attached. The second station I heard (I assume it was Jeff, but don't remember the call sign) was actually a bit stronger, but I expect it was just the position of the Station relative to me (CM98).
I was out on a walk with my wife, so couldn't try to get back to you.
> Date: Tue, 30 Dec 2008 10:25:01 -0800
> From: conimicut at gmail.com
> To: amsat-bb at amsat.org
> Subject: [amsat-bb] ISS Repeater
> Called the ISS L / V repeater two separate passes this morning...15:39UTC
> and 17:14UTC. At LOS on the first pass I heard a call ending in "HH". At the
> end of the second pass I heard Jeff, K7WIN. It was too late for a contact
> with Jeff by then, I was already below my tree line.
> These were 20 and 40 degree passes for me. 40W out to the antenna seems to
> hold the repeater. Sorry to report no contacts again today. Hope the L / V
> mode stays up a few more days. I would like to claim victory in this mode.
> Ron n6paa
> Sent via AMSAT-BB at amsat.org. Opinions expressed are those of the author.
> Not an AMSAT-NA member? Join now to support the amateur satellite program!
> Subscription settings: http://amsat.org/mailman/listinfo/amsat-bb
Send e-mail anywhere. No map, no compass.
More information about the AMSAT-BB