[amsat-bb] Re: IARU Region 1 - Increased Amateur Sat 2 Metre Usage

Robert Bruninga bruninga@usna.edu
Mon Aug 28 12:24:32 PDT 2006

> Of coarse if the proposed uplink is only for CW and SSB it is 
> too narrow because 50 KHz are not enough for decent 
> satellites in the future.

In the very narrow 2m band, 50 Khz would be more than enough.
That's over
20 simultaneous SSB QSO's and dozens of simultanelus CW
contacts..  I have
Never heard an AMSAT even approach that kind of load.

50 Khz would be great in my opinion.


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