[amsat-bb] Re: Sat Presentation in Georgia
k7trkradio at charter.net
Sun Jan 15 12:52:51 PST 2012
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From: amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org [mailto:amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org] On
Behalf Of Clint Bradford
Sent: Saturday, January 14, 2012 8:25 PM
To: AMSAT BB
Subject: [amsat-bb] Sat Presentation in Georgia
Well, it was "standing room only" in Georgia this morning!
I was invited to give my 'Working Amateur Satellites With Your HT'
session for the Gwinnett Amateur Radio Society's TechFest 2012 in
Lawrenceville, Georgia today (01/14/12). Although it snowed earlier
this week and was below 40 for the morning, the hamfest was
And it seems Georgians are interested in the FM LEOs!
>From the organizers via email tonight -
" ... a standing-room-only forum ... that was a wonderful presentation.
The room was packed. We had tables and chairs for about 40 but I
think we had at least 60. I heard a lot of good comments and praise
about the presentation. The forum was a hit. It seemed you had
everyone's attention for the whole hour ... "
And from an attendee -
"I was there, standing room only - I didn't count but it seemed to me
to be about 50 people there. It was a great presentation. Many people
were excited about getting ready to work satellites with their handheld ...
THANK YOU, North Georgia! Now, then, thaw out and have a great
Spring - so you can walk outside and work the FM LEOs!
Clint Bradford, K6LCS
The hamfest Web site: http://tinyurl.com/GARS-2012
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