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Re: field day 6 contacts I hope



I find that doppler is much easier to deal with on CW than SSB.

73,

TomB WB8WOR

Jerry Muller wrote:

>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
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>>I'll probably stick to phone...  CW has never really held much appeal for
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>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...
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>>George, KA3HSW
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>>-----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
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>>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?
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>>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
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>>>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
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>>those
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>>>HEO birds!  Anyway, if I am going to go thru all the effort of dragging
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>my
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>>>gear to Field Day, I sure expect to make more than just 6 contacts!!!
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>>I'll
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>>>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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