[aprssig] How Much Antenna for PCSAT?
dave at emv.co.uk
Fri Aug 17 07:28:13 CDT 2007
I've made it via the ISS on a few occasions with a barefoot D7 and a
5/8ths whip on the LR roof. Not reliable enough to be useful though.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: gerheim at cox.net [mailto:gerheim at cox.net]
> Sent: Tuesday, August 14, 2007 7:06 PM
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> Subject: [aprssig] How Much Antenna for PCSAT?
> I've been trying to hit PCSAT with a D7. Apparently, the
> rubber duckie isn't enough wire. Will a telescoping whip do
> any better?
> KB9GVR has been having some success.
> My goal is to send it an APRS packet from a moving
> motorcycle, so big antennas are out of the question. I
> almost managed it back in January.
> -Al Gerheim
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