[amsat-bb] Re: Lunar Architecture Moon Base
k8ocl at hotmail.com
Thu Dec 14 11:56:05 PST 2006
Ahhh...The Moon Ray Project lives on.
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From: "Edward R. Cole" <al7eb at acsalaska.net>
To: Dave hartzell <hartzell at gmail.com>, amsat-bb at amsat.org
Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: Lunar Architecture Moon Base
Date: Mon, 04 Dec 2006 18:29:26 -0900
At 03:59 PM 12/4/2006 -0800, Dave hartzell wrote:
>Maybe we can get a transponder on the moon! ;-)
I read that on-line today (other than above links) and thought the same. I
would guess if it were promoted as a safety backup to NASA comms and for
astronaut personal use comms (like ARISS was done) this may actually have
However, one must remember the space-loss at 250,000 miles will require
minimum antenna/power on both ends.
I wonder if use of microwave such as CC-Rider (now called ACP) would work
best. Should also work as digital repeater.
Ed - KL7UW
BP40iq, Nikiski, AK http://www.qsl.net/al7eb
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