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Re: Mir Digipeating



I am a newbie, in fact I never had a sat. contact in my life, but I read a
lot and I thought that using MIR as a digipeater was a no no?  Am I wrong.

thanks,


At 01:59 PM 9/26/98 -0500, Jeff Johns wrote:
>About a month ago before the frequecies for the packet system were switched
>to 145.935 and then back to 145.985 I was able to have many QSO's with
>people all the way from Cuba to Canada using unproto connects using R0MIR as
>a digipeater. 
>
>It seems that you can no longer R0MIR as a digipeater. Has anyone else had
>any success digipeating, possibly using another call such as R0MIR-15? The
>contacts I made through Mir were quite thrilling and yielded many fine QSL
>cards.
>
>73 Jeff KF4KGQ
>
>
>    =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-= Jeff Johns KF4KGQ =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=
>    |jeffj@scott.net kf4kgq@amsat.org |     Reserve Patrol Captain      |
>    |    Satellite: MIR (R0MIR-1)     | Jefferson County Sheriff's Dept |
>    | HP200LX+BayPac=Portable Packet  |     QTH Birmingham, AL USA      |
>    =-=-=-=-=-=- Packet AX.25 KF4KGQ@wd4epr.#bhm.al.usa.noam -=-=-=-=-=-=
>
>
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