[aprssig] APRS on 6m
wa7ixk at earthlink.net
Wed Nov 23 15:14:51 CST 2005
Bill Vodall WA7NWP wrote:
>> Is this being done? Is there an APRS channel on 6m? I think that
>> running mobile on 6m would be better than 2m? Is the noise too high
>> on this band?
> Set up an Igate and use 50.62 MHz. You might even get lucky and see a
> Propnet DX packet or two (every year...)
6 meters can be used for local communications.
Cant figure out why most think it is only for long distant skip.
The Military does not use it for long distance.
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