Re: 630 meters band

Lawrence Galea

I answered because Doug asked about "many are calling the µBITX  UBITX"

On Tue, Jul 16, 2019 at 9:14 PM Vince Vielhaber <vev@...> wrote:
Talk about hijacking a thread.  The Greek alphabet has ZERO to do with
his question about 630 meters.

While the uB is capable of receiving 630, you'd have to add your own
bandpass filters.  I remember someone asking about transmitting down
there once before but don't remember what the answer was.

Vince - K8ZW.

On 07/16/2019 01:17 PM, Lawrence Galea wrote:
> Very easy to use the Greek micro symbol.
> just install the Greek keyboard and you can swap between keyboards.
> The letter M becomes the Greek letter μ
> L becomes the Greek letter lambda λ
> Same with other letters.
> Enjoy
> On Tue, Jul 16, 2019 at 6:31 PM Doug W <dougwilner@...
> <mailto:dougwilner@...>> wrote:
>     On Tue, Jul 16, 2019 at 11:06 AM, Skip Davis wrote:
>         What is a mbitx?
>     Many are calling the µBITX  UBITX.  While convenient, it is not
>     technically correct.  Ashhar named the radio µ as in micro.  Since
>     most keyboards do not have a µ and at least on windows going to the
>     character map to cut and paste is a hassle and remembering Alt + 230
>     is not the top of most folk's life goal lists, we substitute.  While
>     *u* looks closer I think *m* is closer to the designer's intention.
>     --
> <>


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