[amsat-bb] Re: FD Mess

Ben Napper kc0pcq at gmail.com
Mon Jun 27 09:40:19 PDT 2011

Uh Oh... East Coast/West Coast... FIGHT!!! :) (Just kidding)

I managed to make my contact from the Kansas City area on the 4am pass on
SO-50 (as NX0U).  Still a bit chaotic, but I did 'cheat' by leaving my
handheld plugged into external power to be a full 5w out. :)


On Mon, Jun 27, 2011 at 11:22 AM, Clint Bradford <clintbradford at mac.com>wrote:

> >> ... There were too many ops making what sounded like HI POWER multi
> contacts ...
> I am quite proud of how stations acted out here on the West Coast. I mean,
> we have the largest potential for problems, since we have the largest number
> of hams compared to anywhere else in the U.S. Yes, the FM birds were busy
> ... and I even could call one particular pass a little chaotic (grin) ...
> but, overall, common sense and reasonable operating techniques prevailed.
> Clint Bradford, K6LCS
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