[amsat-bb] Re: soundcard modems for pactorIII

George Henry ka3hsw at att.net
Wed Nov 26 11:19:12 PST 2008

Perhaps you are unaware that, even after you purchase an SCS Pactor modem, you must purchase a license to use the Pactor III protocol...  and trying to circumvent the licensing requirement is probably illegal just about anywhere in the world, not just in the U.S.   

You *have* heard of intellectual property rights, haven't you?

----- Original Message ----
> From: David - M0ZLB <m0zlb at btinternet.com>
> To: Gordon JC Pearce MM3YEQ <gordonjcp at gjcp.net>
> Cc: AMSAT-BB <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
> Sent: Wednesday, November 26, 2008 6:28:24 AM
> Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: soundcard modems for pactorIII
> Developing one for personal use as an individual or between friends 
> without commercial gain would be ok!
> David
> www.kg4zlb.com
> Gordon JC Pearce MM3YEQ wrote:
> > George Henry wrote:
>> >
> > ... in the US.  Not in most of the rest of the world ;-)
> >
> > Gordon

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