[amsat-bb] Yaesu FT-857D
whattwood at gmail.com
Thu Jan 21 18:06:22 UTC 2016
I use the 857 installed in my truck to work sats, full duplex with
SDRplay for receive. It works quite well and should be fully automated
with CAT control if I could get the software to play nice once and for
No reason you couldn't take the 857 portable if you have a good power
source - it even has a nice flip down stand to elevate the front when
you put it on a flat surface.
Go for it!
On 2016-01-21 10:55 AM, skristof at etczone.com wrote:
> Anybody using a Yaesu FT 857D to work the SSB satellites? If so, what do
> you think? Can you take it outside and use it with an Arrow antenna?
> Steve AI9IN
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