[amsat-bb] Re: Widest split of the year award
zack.kd8ksn at hotmail.com
Thu May 26 15:33:37 PDT 2011
I see - at least I had part of it right. Anyway, it was a neat concept.
That length may have to be adjusted by a few inches. ;-)
From: Andrew Glasbrenner
Sent: Thursday, May 26, 2011 6:18 PM
To: Zachary Beougher
Cc: <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] Widest split of the year award
I did, but my home station wasn't part of it this time. Up from the office
and down from Mark's via Skype.
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On May 26, 2011, at 6:11 PM, "Zachary Beougher" <zack.kd8ksn at hotmail.com>
> I thought you said you were downlinking from NC and transmitting from
> -----Original Message----- From: Andrew Glasbrenner
> Sent: Thursday, May 26, 2011 6:08 PM
> To: Zachary Beougher
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> Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] Widest split of the year award
> I was actually at my office in North Tampa, with a magmount antenna out
> the second floor window. The ground plane is a side panel from a junk pc,
> hooked over the window frame lip!
> 73, Drew KO4MA
> Sent from my iPhone
> On May 26, 2011, at 5:35 PM, "Zachary Beougher" <zack.kd8ksn at hotmail.com>
>> Drew, KO4MA, gets the “widest split of the year award” for his operation
>> on AO51 this evening – uplink from his home station in FL via remote, and
>> downlink from N8MH’s QTH in NC. I wonder if anyone else could mount
>> their receive and transmit setups 547.17 miles apart? Or to put it in
>> terms that you are more likely to deal with when assembling your station,
>> 34,668,746.87 inches apart.
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