[amsat-bb] Re: Best dualband FM rigs
dave at k7daa.com
Sun Jan 31 14:27:51 PST 2010
Ham Radio Outlet has them in stock now. I took at look at one at the
Sunnyvale store last week.
Dave - K7DAA
On Jan 31, 2010, at 12:00 PM, amsat-bb-request at amsat.org wrote:
> Date: Sun, 31 Jan 2010 12:07:46 -0600
> From: "Rick - WA4NVM" <wa4nvm at comcast.net>
> Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: Best dualband FM rigs
> To: "Doug Kuitula" <ka8qcu at pasty.net>, "John Geiger"
> <aa5jg at yahoo.com>, <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
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> Hi All,
> They had them on the table at the Jackson, MS hamfest yesterday. They
> have a very big display that would be easy to read in a mobile
> Price was $599 for this dealer. For those of us that use 220mhz,
> we were disappointed that it only has 1 watt on that band.
> 73 to all,
> Rick WA4NVM
>> I just saw an advertisement in QST (page 6 February issue) for a
>> FTM-350R dual band rig that may be interesting. It has 2m & 440, with
>> 1200/9600 packet.
>> Other features are bluetooth capability as well as APRS/GPS, as
>> well as
>> other features. It's not available yet in the U.S. It still has to
>> get FCC
>> approval. Looks like we'll have an option to the Kenwood TM-710.
>> Has anyone outside the US had any experience with it yet?
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "John Geiger" <aa5jg at yahoo.com>
>> To: <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
>> Sent: Wednesday, January 27, 2010 12:40
>> Subject: [amsat-bb] Best dualband FM rigs
>>> What are considered the best dualband FM rigs for working the mode
>>> J FM
>> sats-like AO27, SO50, and AO51? Which hear the birds the best on
>> 70cm FM?
>>> 73s John AA5JG
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