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Re: AO-27 and MIR on an HT?



At 12:04 3/18/99 -0700, you wrote:
>At 12:07 PM 3/18/99 -0500, you wrote:
>
>>Last weekend I installed WinOrbit on my computer to track AO-27 and MIR, and
>>I can't seem to be able to hear them.
>>
>>What am I doing wrong?  I read multiple articles that a HT will do.  To
>
>Working AO-27 with a rubber duck is not easy!  If the satellite is overhead
>(20 degs or more), you tilt you HT just right and change the distance between
>you HT and a metal reflector you will hear AO-27.  Make sure you are trying
>to listen to AO-27 during daylight hours. It is not on at night.
>
 SUGGESTION :LISTEN FOR THE BIRD TO GO FULL QUIETING THEN YOU KNOW GOT IT ...
 HAVE FUN

 DAN W6PRL 
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