[amsat-bb] Fox, "Easy Sats"....et al....
skristof at etczone.net
Sat Jul 4 17:15:33 UTC 2015
So, we should make them only available to the Amateur Radio elite who can
afford computer tracked rotors with separate yagis and all-mode full duplex
U/V radios? Keep out the riff-raff.
Riff-raff at EM79
----- Original Message -----
From: "Michael" <Mat_62 at charter.net>
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Sent: Saturday, July 04, 2015 1:02 PM
Subject: [amsat-bb] Fox, "Easy Sats"....et al....
> Once again I feel the need to say that we have gone in the wrong direction
> by trying to convince everyone how easy a "sat" is to work with a
> handheld antenna. I got into satellite communication because of the
> technical challenge involved, not by how "easy it was".
> This whole half or full duplex issue is a symptom of "dumbing down"
> There should never be any question on it. Full duplex should ALWAYS be
> Michael, W4HIJ
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