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Re: Portable Fuji Bird Operation



on 1/29/00 2:40 PM, Scott E. Olitsky at solitsky@acsu.buffalo.edu wrote:

> Is anyone successfully operating FO-20 completely portable?  I just picked
> up an IC-402 and put the satellite sub-band crystal in it and heard the bird
> well without a preamp and just my arrow antenna.  I am wondering if anyone
> has tried getting into the bird with the companion IC-202 or another battery
> powered SSB rig?

Well, Scott, I have gotten into the Fuji birds with less than 2 Watts!  When
you have a good pass, they don't need much power.

73,

Jon
KE9NA

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Jon Ogden
KE9NA

Member:  ARRL, AMSAT, DXCC, NRA

http://www.qsl.net/ke9na

"A life lived in fear is a life half lived."

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