[amsat-bb] Re: Starting out on packet mode.
ka1rrw at yahoo.com
Sun Nov 2 14:26:16 PST 2008
First, the bigger the antenna the greater the reliability.
If you are using QRP, then try during off-hours, Local time M-F 9am – 3pm, 11 PM – 5 AM, Weekends 11 PM – 5 AM. All other times can be considered peak hours, when it will be harder (not impossible) for a QRP station to access the BBS or Unrproto on ISS.
--- On Sun, 11/2/08, Allen Vinegar <tokens at myranch.com> wrote:
> From: Allen Vinegar <tokens at myranch.com>
> Subject: [amsat-bb] Starting out on packet mode.
> To: amsat-bb at amsat.org
> Date: Sunday, November 2, 2008, 4:25 PM
> How can I start out on packet mode with the ISS using a
> TH-D7AG in a handheld operation with an Arrow antenna?
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