[aprssig] [amsat-bb] Re: Geminids Tonight - Talk to NASA
bruninga at usna.edu
Tue Dec 14 12:26:09 CST 2010
> I might set my rig on the bottom of 2m and
> try a little scatter mode tonite!
If you live in a quiet area, you might plot all APRS packets
heard on 144.39 anywhere in North America. With 10,000 people
transmitting routinely, a few might just happen at the instant
of a meteor reflection to your area.
Anyone that plots more than 500 miles is most likely via Meteor
Best to use a NOT-HIGH antenna so your receiver is not blocked
so much by all the local traffic.
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