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[aprssig] Packet Node on 144.390 ?

wa7nwp at jnos.org wa7nwp at jnos.org
Tue Sep 12 20:04:06 UTC 2006


>> ... Keep nodes where they belong, 145.01/03/05 etc.

On the air...


>> With the advent of WinLink which offers far superior
>> performance, and can be used on either HF or VHF
>> and/or internet and email, effecitively and MUCH
>> faster, why bother?
>
> I agree completely.  If one is going to have a "BBS",
> Make it part of the WinLINK system so that it can
> Do everything, not just ham packet mail.   Bob


You got that backwards Bob.  Winlink Email is just a part of what we can
do with Packet and other Amateur Data modes...

And no - it doesn't offer far superior performance either.   So many urban
legends about Winlink.

Bill - WA7NWP





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