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[TenTec] Different Use for Transverter - Congress will be upset

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Subject: [TenTec] Different Use for Transverter - Congress will be upset
From: prvalko@oakland.nospam.edu (Paul R. Valko)
Date: Thu, 23 Oct 1997 17:20:25 -0400 (EDT)
On Thu, 23 Oct 1997, Roger Sellers wrote:

> I've hooked up the transverter and gone around the 6 meter frequencies on all
> modes. Haven't heard a single CQ, dit-dot or anything else.

Yeah... Welcome to the Magic band... anytime your hear anything, it's

> I happened to turn the dial down below 14.00 ( below 50.00 MHz) and was 
> surprised by a STRONG CLEAR voice. It seems I can hear my neighbors
> cordless phones in the 49MHz FM range great.  I've even turned the beam
> and tweeked in a couple conversations.

Not something to really brag about... ;-)

> This tells me the Transverter is working... at least on 49MHz FM. Any
> thoughts on why I'm not hearing any valid 6 meter conversations??

Actually it tells me the converter section is working just dandy, do you
have any power out?  If so, lets make a sked, maybe I you can hear me.

73! =paul= W8KC
Collector of Ten*Tecs and other fine plastics


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