[amsat-bb] Re: Little CW Operation?
seanc at unixgeeks.ca
Wed Jun 8 14:53:21 PDT 2011
If you can, call CQ. That's how I got the 1 CW QSO I've ever gotten on the sats. I would have had 2 if I hadn't messed up the VFO.
I've really got to get my sat station set up again so I can try again... I love the somewhat warbley sound of CW on AO-7. :)
Sean - VA5LF
On 2011-06-08, at 10:49 AM, Tom Schaefer, NY4I wrote:
> I'm still learning about SATs but I just was curious if my experience was typical regarding CW activity.
> On most passes, I am lucky to hear a single CW station on FO29 or other linear transponder birds.
> I monitor during the week from my desk when MacDoppler tells me a pass is coming up.
> Is this fairly typical during the week?
> Tom NY4I
> Tom Schaefer, NY4I
> ny4i at arrl.net
> Monitoring EchoLink node KJ4FEC-L 489389
> DSTAR Capable APRS: NY4I-15
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