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Re: field day 6 contacts I hope



Several years ago I actually had a Field Day CW contact theough FO-29 using 
the mike button as a key...the HF stations wouldn't give up theirs and we 
forgot ours...

Roger
WA1KAT

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jerry Muller" <jerry@k0tv.com>
To: "George Henry" <ka3hsw@earthlink.net>; <amsat-bb@amsat.org>
Sent: Friday, June 24, 2005 11:58 AM
Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] field day 6 contacts I hope


> Field Day CW contacts are pretty slow. You probably won't have to go much
> over 25 WPM. Be brave!
>
> 73, Jerry K0TV
>
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "George Henry" <ka3hsw@earthlink.net>
> To: <amsat-bb@amsat.org>
> Sent: Friday, June 24, 2005 11:43 AM
> Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] field day 6 contacts I hope
>
>
>> I'll probably stick to phone...  CW has never really held much appeal for
> me, and I can't remember the last time I touched a key.  (Come to think of
> it, where IS my key???)  I am definitely not up to working CW in a contest
> setting...
>>
>> George, KA3HSW
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: "Gary \"Joe\" Mayfield" <gary_mayfield@hotmail.com>
>> Sent: Jun 24, 2005 6:22 AM
>> To: George Henry <ka3hsw@earthlink.net>, amsat bb <amsat-bb@amsat.org>
>> Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] field day 6 contacts I hope
>>
>> Our plan is the same one per FM bird, and as many as possible on AO-7,
>> FO-29, and VO-52.  What's the plan SSB on Saturday and CW on Sunday?
>>
>> 73 and Good Luck,
>> Joe
>>
>> ----- Original Message ----- 
>> From: "George Henry" <ka3hsw@earthlink.net>
>> To: "amsat bb" <amsat-bb@amsat.org>
>> Sent: Thursday, June 23, 2005 11:16 PM
>> Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] field day 6 contacts I hope
>>
>>
>> > Well, I sure would like to be able to make 20+ Field Day satellite 
>> > QSO's
>> > like we used to when AO-13 was still up there............  gotta love
>> those
>> > HEO birds!  Anyway, if I am going to go thru all the effort of dragging
> my
>> > gear to Field Day, I sure expect to make more than just 6 contacts!!!
>> I'll
>> > probably limit myself to one Q per FM bird (depends on how jammed the
>> > overnight passes are), but the SSB birds are fair game.
>> >
>> > George, KA3HSW
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