[amsat-bb] local yokels
wb5eku at gmail.com
Sat Aug 30 18:18:31 UTC 2014
The trick is education/information. Courtesy in any initial contact will go
a long way. They might not know about AMSAT or satellites and a brief,
concise explanation with info where they can get detailed information is a
Just my $0.02 worth (not adjusted for inflation)
On Sat, Aug 30, 2014 at 10:30 AM, Joe <nss at mwt.net> wrote:
> I honestly do not remember if there is any regulation about operating
> there? Other than a gentleman's agreement.
> Like running CW at 14.318, 100% legal, just isn't done tho.
> Joe WB9SBD
> The Original Rolling Ball Clock
> Idle Tyme
> On 8/30/2014 12:15 PM, Lizeth Norman wrote:
>> Hi all!
>> Was monitoring the 1645z pass of AO-73. Got blown out of my chair by
>> direct, in the passband interference on 145.95. Looked like FM. Sure
>> enough, two of the good old boys have a local simplex channel.
>> Did send one (the other doesn't have an email on QRZ, go figure!!!) an
>> email explaining that their conversation could have been retransmitted
>> all over north America, had FO-29 or AO-7 mode A been overhead.
>> Is there any regulatory body to report this type of stuff to?
>> There is enough RF trash being transmitted by xboxes and the like.
>> Don't need more.
>> Norm n3ykf
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