[amsat-bb] Re: Alinco DJ-G7T Pro/Con reviews

David - KG4ZLB kg4zlb at googlemail.com
Mon Sep 7 07:02:47 PDT 2009

Or of course the venerable Icom W32A, still a great radio!


Andrew Glasbrenner wrote:
> I have one of the first 100 released at Dayton, and have not done any 
> firmware upgrades yet. It is useless as a full duplex satellite radio, as 
> the amount of desense is greater than the satellite downlink most of the 
> time. Neat radio otherwise, and I've used the 1.2 GHz with my hamfest buddy 
> quite often.
> If you can find a FT-530 Yaesu used, they are the best full duplex satellite 
> HT I've ever used. A used Kenwood D7 would be almost as good, plus you could 
> use it for APRS while not on the satellites, or for use with the ISS. You 
> can always go the two radio route as well. A simple 2m HT and a small 435 
> scanner or HT can be had for very little!
> Good Luck,
> Drew KO4MA
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