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Re: APRS Meteor Scatter Event



On Fri, 6 Nov 1998, David Gordon wrote:

> Bob, do you suggest using a yagi or omni? And about how much power?
> I know what the answer is, but those new to this might not. Reply to
> the amsatbb list so others will have an idea on how to have fun.

Yagi for sure and as much power as you got.
The packets are there, but weak.  You need the beam to get the extra 12 dB
to decode them...

During our first Persieds test, one packet was heard over 1099 miles on an
Omni...  but most were reported by stations with beams..

bob


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