[amsat-bb] Re: "Flea Power" follow up

Gordon JC Pearce MM3YEQ gordonjcp at gjcp.net
Wed Oct 15 01:55:51 PDT 2008

John Marranca, Jr wrote:
> Good Stuff!  You have to love it when both satellite activities AND QRP are
> mixed together!
> When ISS and NO-44 are running, I can hit them both with 500 mW to an
> Eggbeater.  That 300 mW is VERY impressive to say the least.
> Great work!
> 73 de John KB2HSH

I was able to work AO-51's QRP transponder yesterday with 500mW and a 
homebrew antenna - 3 element yagi on 2m and 5 element on 70cm.  I need 
to get some kind of portable recorder now, for recording the passes - I 
missed the chap's callsign twice due to local (acoustic) noise. 


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