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RE: Musings about 1.25 meters

Hello Jason

> Now, I don't claim to understand exactly why the bands for Satellite
> and downlinks were chosen, but is there a reason why 220 wasn't included?


> Of course, I don't know that this band is available across the globe

That's you're answer. Only IARU Region II has this allocation. For example,
in the UK this band is allocated to DAB broadcasting.

This is a similar situation to 6m where there's still a significant
proportion of the globe using this band for TV.

73, Howard G6LVB

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