[amsat-bb] Re: Enhancements ...
k7trkradio at charter.net
Fri Jan 6 18:58:28 PST 2012
Or just maybe, YOU could respect what others choose to do in operating on
the sats. Some people simply do not like using the HT method...(me for
I know of no rule that says its Clint's way or the highway..
Jeez, you are truly a legend in your own mind !!
From: amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org [mailto:amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org] On
Behalf Of Clint Bradford
Sent: Friday, January 06, 2012 5:36 PM
To: AMSAT BB
Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: Enhancements ...
>> ... The only addition to your list is a receive preamp ...
Gawd, I don't know what for ... (grin) I mean, ARISSat-1 was a measly 250mW
on its 2M broadcast, and I couldn't ask for a stronger, cleaner signal from
it that I had while receiving it with my HT and an Arrow antenna.
Same with SO-50 and AO-27.
Keep it simple! If you are NOT clearly hearing decent passes of '50 and/or
'27 with small beams/Yagis on your HT - then there is something wrong
elsewhere in your setup.
Clint Bradford K6LCS
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