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Re: Finding the AO-40 beacons...



Currently I have an entire AO-40 package sitting in boxes in my garage. With
a 1 year old daughter and a 2 month old baby, there is no way I have been
able to even suggest my wife let me free for a few hours to setup my
station. With that in mind, if I ever do a setup, when will I operate? Maybe
when the kids finally go to school and the wife goes back to working.

So there...

----- Original Message -----
From: "Michael Williams" <k9qho@worldnet.att.net>
To: <amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org>
Sent: Wednesday, October 03, 2001 6:15 PM
Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] Finding the AO-40 beacons...


> My spouse kind of looses it when all of a sudden I get up and say "well
it's
> time or a satellite pass" then disappear into the shack.
>
> This venture into satellites has strained the marriage somewhat and I've
> been married or 35 years. But on the trips to Dayton, she manages to out
> spend me shopping.
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Margaret Leber <maggie@voicenet.com>
> To: <amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org>
> Sent: Wednesday, October 03, 2001 3:07 PM
> Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] Finding the AO-40 beacons...
>
>
> > On Wednesday 03 October 2001 13:51, Frederick M. Spinner wrote:
> >
> > > How did you ever get your XYL to help with that?  My XYL (N9SFT)
> > > complains like bloody murder when I setup on the back porch for
> > > AO-40. (http://members.home.net/fspinner/W0FMS/rubeao40.html)
> > > You be very lucky indeed!  :O)
> >
> > It's all in intelligent choice of spouse--mine got her Extra shortly
> > after I got mine. If you're going to do wierd stuff like chasing the
> > birds, having a honey-ham isn't enough.
> >
> >  73 de Maggie K3XS
> >
> > --
> > -----/___.   _)   Margaret Stephanie Leber    / "The art of progress  /
> > ----/(, /|  /| http://voicenet.com/~maggie   / consists of preserving/
> > ---/   / | / |  _   _   _    `  _AOPA 925383/ order amid change and /
> > --/ ) /  |/  |_(_(_(_/_(_/__(__(/_  FN20hd / change amid order."   /
> > -/ (_/   '  K3XS  .-/ .-/    ARRL 39280   /___ --A.N.Whitehead ___/
> > /____ICQ 7161096_(_/_(_/__AMSAT 32844____/ <maggie@voicenet.com>
> >
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