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Re: AO-40 on Rubber Duck!



CORRECTION!

I meant 145.895.  Typo.

73,

Jon
NA9D

on 11/16/00 10:33 PM, Frank Grossman at fgrossma@idt.net wrote:

> 145.985?  Is that the correct frequency?  I see other people posting
> something like 145.896.  Is there more than one beacon?
> 
> What is the next chance to hear it in the NYC area?
> 
> Frank
> wb2bxo@AMSAT.org
> 
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Jon Ogden <na9d@mindspring.com>
> To: <amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org>
> Sent: Thursday, November 16, 2000 7:33 PM
> Subject: [amsat-bb] AO-40 on Rubber Duck!
> 
> 
>> Hey guys,
>> 
>> I just copied AO-40 on my TH-D7A with a long rubber duck!  INSIDE THE
> HOUSE
>> no less!  I didn't get any S-meter indication even outside, but it was
>> definitely the bird.  I switched on my FT-847 and put it in FM mode.  On
>> 145.985 both radios had the exact same audio tones!
>> 
>> WOW!  This thing is awesome!
>> 
>> KUDOS to all who had a hand in the building and launch of our new toy!
>> 
>> 73,
>> 
>> Jon
>> NA9D
>> 
>> -------------------------------------
>> 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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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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