[amsat-bb] Re: Vanishing Hams

Jeff Moore tnetcenter at gmail.com
Thu Jul 17 19:06:32 PDT 2008

That's what LEO FM satellites are for  --  when you can't reach a repeater 
on terra firma.

Jeff  --  KE7ACY

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Tony Langdon" <vk3jed at gmail.com>

>Any serious outdoorsman can benefit from an HT the size of a pack of
>cigarettes. I take mine with me every time I set foot on a daylong
>hike. They're also potentially very useful for people who might do
>extremish things such as sea-kayaking, mountain climbing, etc.

That's for sure, providing there is reasonable coverage, which is
certainly often not the case here.

73 de VK3JED

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