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Re: FD Birds?




----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jeff Davis" <jl.davis@gmail.com>
To: <amsat-bb@amsat.org>
Sent: Wednesday, June 13, 2007 11:42 AM
Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: FD Birds?


> On Wed, Jun 13, 2007 at 08:42:40AM -0700, Jim Jerzycke wrote:
>> You're kidding? The ARRL telling people to have at it
>> with QRO?
>> 
>> --- George Henry <ka3hsw@earthlink.net> wrote:
>> 
>> > 5 watts with an Arrow?  Probably your only chance
>> > for success would be AO-51 or SO-50 in the middle of
>> > the night.  AO-27 is only available on daylight
>> > passes, and the competition for ALL of the FM birds
>> > will be fierce.  Someone from the ARRL, who shall
>> > remain nameless, is actually recommending as much
>> > uplink power as possible to improve one's chances,
>> > so that pretty much guarantees a mess on
>> > FM..................
> 
> Where can we read about this ARRL recommendation?
> 
> 73,
> -- 
> Jeff, KE9V


In the June issue of QST, in the "Field Day Cookbook" pullout.

George, KA3HSW


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