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Discussion in 'Announcements & Open Forum' started by GTA61, Jan 31, 2019.

  1. GTA61

    GTA61 Member

    Nov 26, 2018
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    What might be meant by someone telling me I'm on the reflector? This ch 19 yakkin. I'm thinking he meant repeater. Could/would this have anything to do with using an amp? Radio is a DX99V.


  2. Shadetree Mechanic

    Shadetree Mechanic 808 On The North Side of Dover

    Oct 23, 2017
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    Maybe the reflector element on the back of a beam antenna? Like he has the antenna pointed away from you?
  3. Captain Kilowatt

    Captain Kilowatt Professional Amateur
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    Apr 6, 2005
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    If it was DX it could have been an email reflector he was talking about. People can subscribe to an email reflector system where one person can email activity or "spots" as they are called and the system automatically sends that info out to all subscribers. That is one type of reflector. On the other hand he may have simply been saying that you are behind him if you were talking local driver to driver.
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  4. psycho

    psycho Running a special on our rooms!

    Aug 25, 2006
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    I would assume since you heard it on 19, it could be a mobile with a hot antenna and a reflector.
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