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Re: Portable Operation



The Kenwood D7AG will also do full-duplex...

73 Jeff kb2m

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Andrew Glasbrenner" <glasbrenner@mindspring.com>
To: "Jim Jerzycke" <kq6ea@pacbell.net>; <amsat-bb@amsat.org>
Sent: Sunday, January 23, 2005 1:55 PM
Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] Portable Operation


> I've had good experience with the FT-470 and FT-530, older Yaesu radio... 
> I think the w32a may be the only one right now that is full duplex and a 
> current model.
>
> Where is your launch site? Curious if I can work you from here in Florida?
>
> 73, Drew KO4MA
>
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Jim Jerzycke" <kq6ea@pacbell.net>
> To: <amsat-bb@amsat.org>
> Sent: Sunday, January 23, 2005 1:04 PM
> Subject: [amsat-bb] Portable Operation
>
>
>> Greetings to the group!
>> My employer (Sea Launch) has tentatively agreed to
>> allow me to operate HF and Satellite on our trips back
>> from the launch site. At this point I'm just waiting
>> for my Liberian reciprocal permit, since our ships are
>> Liberian-flagged. Since I have the HF part covered
>> with my K2 and Buddipole, I need some input from
>> everybody on what would be a good little rig, most
>> probably a hand-held, to use with my Arrow antenna. I
>> have an FT-50, but would prefer to get a full-duplex
>> radio so I don't step on people. My FT-847 is just too
>> much extra stuff to drag with me! I've read the
>> previous posts on hand-helds, especially Emily's great
>> notes on AO-51, and I'm leaning towards either a W32A,
>> or maybe an FT-51 if I can find a good used one. A
>> Kenwood D7AG might be nice for the TNC, but I don't
>> think it does full-duplex.
>> Questions, comments, suggestions welcome!
>> 73, Jim  KQ6EA
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