[amsat-bb] Re: Noise problem

George Henry ka3hsw@earthlink.net
Wed Aug 23 11:46:55 PDT 2006

Other cell phones also send "SMS" in CW when you receive a text message........

George, KA3HSW

-----Original Message-----
>From: Nate Duehr <nate@natetech.com>
>Sent: Aug 23, 2006 12:17 PM
>To: amsat-bb@amsat.org
>Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: Noise problem
>On Aug 23, 2006, at 9:18 AM, Bruce Bostwick wrote:
>> My neighbor at work drives me up the wall playing with his
>> cellphone.  I have to listen closely to it to be able to tell that
>> it's not 5 WPM CW.  ;-)  (And it's just the right pitch to sound sort
>> of like a navaid beacon on the aviation bands too .. which gets my
>> brain really confused.)
>Many Nokia cell phones' "Loud and Long" ring tone setting sends  
>"Connecting People" in 5 WPM CW.
>Always wondered the history behind that... hams at Nokia?  :-)
>Nate Duehr - WY0X

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