[amsat-bb] Re: Icom R20 for receiving SSB downlink from AO16
ph7at at ph7at.net
Mon Jul 14 00:41:57 PDT 2008
I haven't been able to try it on AO-16, but in my experience it is
perfect for receiving satellites. I used it for working the current
LEO's (AO-51, VO-52, SO-50, AO-27) without a problem using a portable
Arrow antenna and a FT817 for the uplink.
The best part of it is that is has a built in digital audio recorder
which I find very useful as I don't have to write anything down while
73, Andre PH7AT.
Allen Vinegar wrote:
> Does anyone have experience with using the R20 for AO16 SSB downlink reception? What about reception of other satellites?
> Thank you.
> 73, Al, W8KHP
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