[amsat-bb] Re: last pass of AO-51
w7lrd at comcast.net
Sat Nov 8 11:39:19 PST 2008
In fact on AO-7 one will find themselves in a three or four way QSO. You can actually have a conversation!
73 Bob W7LRD
"if this were easy, everyone would be doing it"
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From: Dave Guimont <dguimon1 at san.rr.com>
> >The last was pass to the east of the UK was an
> >absolute disgrace to the hobby of amateur radio
> >and satellite user/operators.
> >I would have been ashamed if I had been giving a
> >satellite demonstration to non or potential radio
> >amateurs, or potential satellite users, to let them
> >listen to the cacophony of ignorant operators who
> >were on that last pass.
> Yes, Dave we have the same coterie of rude operators in thke US as well...
> But, of course, the mode selected for AO51 (ssb 2-user voice), is the
> big contributing factor...
> You will not find that on AO-7, FO-29 or VO52....
> 73, Dave, WB6LLO
> dguimon1 at san.rr.com
> Disagree: I learn....
> Pulling for P3E...
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