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Re: PCSAT2 APRS Success!



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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