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Re: Mobile, FM and GEO... why ?

On Thu, 7 Aug 2003, William Leijenaar wrote:

> I'm still wondering why amateurs want to have an FM mobile connection via a
> GEO satellite.
> What about some kind of international round, where people all around the
> world can log in and talk about their experiments. Then the GEO-sat could be
> switched on at a particulair time and after the round it can be switched of.
> Only a few round-leaders are needed in the several continents that control
> the round and keep the topic at a good level.

Yes, that is exactly the idea.  I think your use of the word "round"
translates in ENglish to a "round-table" or a Controlled net, or what my
documentation refers to as a "directed net"...

de WB4Apr, bOB

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