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Re: Icom R-3



> Only if it's FM mode though, right?  It won't do SSB, will it?

Yes, a big let down IMHO. I've been waiting for an all mode handie RX to
receive S-Band. My AR-5000 ain't what you might call portable!

We might be able to sniff the IF with another RX to get SSB, basically using
it as an expensive tuneable receive convertor.

73 Howard G6LVB.

----- Original Message -----
From: Mark L. Hammond <hammond@surrealnet.net>
To: Jon Ogden <na9d@mindspring.com>; <amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org>
Sent: Thursday, September 28, 2000 2:34 PM
Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] Icom R-3


> At 06:21 AM 9/28/00 -0500, Jon Ogden wrote:
> >Hey all,
> >
> >I just got a note from AES:  The Icom R-3 receiver is now available.  The
> >price is $499.  Might make a good S band receiver among other things!
>
> Only if it's FM mode though, right?  It won't do SSB, will it?
>
> 73,
>
>
> Mark L. Hammond  [N8MH]
>
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