[amsat-bb] Re: 2 Meter TV Interference

Gordon JC Pearce gordonjcp at gjcp.net
Wed Dec 7 13:49:27 PST 2011

On Wed, 7 Dec 2011 13:45:52 +0100
"i8cvs" <domenico.i8cvs at tin.it> wrote:

> WOW.....50 watt out working the FM satellites SO-50 and AO-27 ? ?
> Reduce your power to maximum 5 watt ( 10 dB less than 50)
> and see if you can solve the TVI problem using a decent directional
> antenna enstead of a 1/4 wave or 1/2 Larson mobile antenna.

Hang on, hang on, do I still need 1kW ERP to hit VO52 with CW? ;-)

I must admit I *always* run full QRO on the FM sats - a whopping 4.5W into a 6dB yagi.

Gordon JC Pearce MM0YEQ <gordonjcp at gjcp.net>

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