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Re: PCSAT2 APRS Success!



I am setting up a SatGate now.  Hopefully I will have it ready for the
next pass in about 40 minutes.

-- 
A.J. Farmer, AJ3U
http://www.aj3u.com

On 8/31/05, Roger Kolakowski <rogerkola@aol.com> wrote:
> QSL...it is cloudy and overcast here 20 miles north of Boston...working
> conditions were 7w to a 1/4 wave whip on a metal sheet on the roof...
> 
> There are probably not many satgates up as I didn't see my packet on Findu,
> and I can see my PCR-1000 has a long way to go before it's going to hear
> much at 435.
> 
> Thanks for the report!
> 
> Roger
> WA1KAT
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "A.J. Farmer (AJ3U)" <farmer.aj@gmail.com>
> To: "Amsat-Bb" <amsat-bb@amsat.org>; <rogerkola@aol.com>; "Robert Bruninga"
> <bruninga@usna.edu>
> Sent: Wednesday, August 31, 2005 8:29 PM
> Subject: PCSAT2 APRS Success!
> 
> 
> Copied WA1KAT via PCSAT2 on the 435.275 downlink.  This was using my
> TH-D7 and arrow handheld antenna.
> 
> To top it off, it is a beautiful clear night here.  ISS was visible
> and bright for the majority of the pass.
> 
> --
> A.J. Farmer, AJ3U
> http://www.aj3u.com
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