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Re: RS-13 Frequencies

In a message dated 10/02/2000 1:28:24 AM Eastern Daylight Time, 
kj4so@ipass.net writes:

<< Roger:
 Maybe you need to reread the message.  He was suggesting working FM, INSTEAD
 of SSB & CW, on the satellite.  You DO read don't you?
and I Quote:
Subj:    Re: [amsat-bb] RS-13 Frequencies
Date:   10/01/2000 12:21:19 PM Eastern Daylight Time
From:   jamesd1@flash.net (James R. Duffey)
Sender: owner-AMSAT-BB@AMSAT.Org
To: fgrossma@idt.net (Frank Grossman), AMSAT-BB@AMSAT.Org

At the risk of seeming to encourage poor signals on the air, I recommend you
go ahead and try to make Mode A contacts by keying the PTT on your FM radio.

Over the years this has been the way many newcomers started in the hobby.
Satellite operators are much more forgiving of poor CW note than HF
operators, as it means that someone else is getting interested in the 

Care must be taken in what you criticize

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