Scouting frequencies (WAS New poll for scoutradio)
- I updated my radio page to reflect some of the comments seen here. I have 146.52 and 446.000 listed as primary scouting freqs, and 145.550 and 445.550 listed as secondaries.
Sunday, November 9, 2003, 1:58:47 PM, you wrote:
sfc> I agree with WD8KEL and KG4SDJ. 146.52 is very lightly used in most areas.
sfc> Sure, there are users around here (Metro Detroit), and I often leave one
sfc> of my old base rigs tuned to .52, but when you're at camp you're probably
sfc> at a semi-remote location and won't QRM anyone within earshot. If there is
sfc> traffic, it's easy to QSY, and for a large event like a Camporee, an
sfc> alternate frequency can be established. As hams, we are good at
sfc> communicating these things.