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RE: more cubesats

I agree, we need people who are opposed to the myopic FM vision to get out
there and fully educate students to the benefits of multi user satellite
resources. They can't appreciate what they are not aware of!

Like a lot of new licensees who only see FM repeaters and think THAT is what
Amateur Radio is. They try FM, see how boring it is (I mean, what's the
challenge to copying the local repeater??) and give up the hobby.

No challenge = no excitement. If everyone can do it (handheld into an
orbiting repeater) then what is the big deal?? Well there isn't one, is

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-AMSAT-BB@AMSAT.Org [mailto:owner-AMSAT-BB@AMSAT.Org]On

 then GO GET
INVOLVED at a school or university near you and lend a hand.  THe seeds
have to be planted and nurtured.

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