70cm channel spacings

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70cm channel spacings

Post by 26mb04 » 11 Jul 2019, 13:08

Is there anything stopping the use of 12.5kHz channel spacing on 70cm? I know it's already a massive band, but it seems a bit of a waste to use 25kHz spacings on NFM and lose the channels in between. Unless, of course, someone else is using them.

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Re: 70cm channel spacings

Post by Metradio » 11 Jul 2019, 18:32

Nothing is stopping you as long as you use 12.5KHz spec equipment..

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Re: 70cm channel spacings

Post by 26mb04 » 11 Jul 2019, 21:30

That's great, thanks for the info.

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Re: 70cm channel spacings

Post by paulears » 11 Jul 2019, 22:31

ham bands have plans for what goes where, but in fact you can transmit wherever you like in practice, not just on any channelised frequency.

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Re: 70cm channel spacings

Post by Werthers » 11 Sep 2019, 18:56

The M.O.D use parts of the 70cm band along with army cadets but I'm not sure if they still do.

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