[amsat-bb] introduction and request for information (APRS EMAIL)

David Rysdam david at rysdam.org
Fri Dec 2 16:56:50 UTC 2016

Clint Bradford <clintbradford at mac.com> writes:
>>> … "It's easy" followed by "use any AX.25 1200 baud packet system” makes 
> sense to you experienced hams, but that covers a lot of new ground for me.
> Although “rocket science,” it CAN be done with your HT … (grin)

I actually did do something very similar to this. I built a 2m yagi,
hooked it to my HT and listened in on a contact. Later I hooked it to my
SDR dongle and laptop and recorded data for later decoding, which was

However, I got a direct reply from someone else that mentioned there are
no store-and-forward satellites. (I'm not sure how I thought there
were. Maybe that was old info or maybe I just imagined it.) The s-a-f
part is more important to me than the satellite part, so I may hop over
to HF instead...

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