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Old 09-09-2010, 11:49 AM
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Originally Posted by DaveInDenver View Post
What I'm not clear about is how it's powered and recharged. My guess is someone hikes up there periodically and swaps a battery. Or there might be solar panels sitting some place else?
Everything was in the orange box. No solar panels so they must just swap batteries. There is a road to the top of Sugarloaf Mtn., normally chained off, but the chain was down and there were fresh ATV tracks.

In addition to being prepared, this is a good reason to have explored all the back roads.

The two guys I spoke to in Flagstaff Mt. Park were volunteer HAM spotters operating on 146.760.
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