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Re: Re: Thoughts on future "FM birds" (was: proposalfor maximizing fm le o contacts)



on 8/17/00 4:44 PM, Dave Guimont at dguimon1@san.rr.com wrote:

> Laura, as I see it the fundamental point is to sell lots of 2m FM radios,
> not to enable communications, or further satellite development.  The same
> stupid thing is being done on ISS, and I for one, think that is a bad
> idea.  SSB all the way!

Really.  Why on ISS do we insist on FM???  It would be no sweat to use an
SSB radio and it would be SOOO much easier to communicate with the station.

I guess we SSB types are just dinosaurs.

73,

Jon
NA9D

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Jon Ogden
NA9D (ex: 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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