[amsat-bb] QIKCOM-2 SPoken Messages

Robert Bruninga bruninga at usna.edu
Mon Jul 27 00:42:47 UTC 2015

The number is required to associate with the call.  The DTMF message only
contains Three user configurable bytes.  So the number is the only way to
match the QSL to the callsign of the sender.

bob, Wb4APR

On Sun, Jul 26, 2015 at 4:27 PM, W2JV <PeteW2JV at verizon.net> wrote:

>   *Bob,*
> *The ‘required’ exchange for a valid satellite contact would be an
> acknowledgement of the call sign, as most of us on the amateur satellites
> are grid chasers we will include our grid.  The number would be superfluous
> and given the popularity and short duration of the FM passes less
> information is preferred.*
> *73 Peter*
> *W2JV*

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