[amsat-bb] Re: The Easy SATs?
ronoverdrive at tehfurry.com
Sun Nov 21 18:23:14 PST 2010
You might want to consider getting a hold of some yagis or something like
the Arrow II antenna. The gain and directivity really helps when tracking
the bird and getting yourself heard specially when operating QRP.
Anyways as far as easy sats are concerned two that I know of are AO-27 (aka
The Easy Sat) and AO-51. There are most likely others that could fall into
the classification of easy sat, but I'll let the others throw them up as
On Sun, Nov 21, 2010 at 6:50 PM, Peter Moscatt <peter.moscatt at gmail.com>wrote:
> Good morning to all,
> I have recently entered the relms of Saterlite communications and need
> a breif list of Sats to initially target that are pretty easy to get
> into that will allow me to cut my teeth on.
> I have a FT847 and use 2M 70CM antennas (vertical), so I am pretty
> right to go as far as hardware is concerned.
> I am using Orbatron as the selected tracking software.
> Pete VK4CCV
> vk4ccv at wia.org.au
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