[amsat-bb] Re: PC Sat

Robert Bruninga bruninga at usna.edu
Mon Oct 2 11:04:55 PDT 2006

This is the first indication I have received that PCSAT-1 has
reset.  I have a pass coming up and I will try to recover it.
Yes, you are correct, that no one should attempt to digipeat
using the W3ADO-1 default callsign since it means PCSAT-1 has
defaulted back to negative power budget.

De Wb4APR, Bob

> -----Original Message-----
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> [mailto:amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org] On Behalf Of Paul Luggar
> Sent: Monday, October 02, 2006 1:01 PM
> To: amsat-bb at amsat.org
> Subject: [amsat-bb] PC Sat
> I set up to transmit through PC Sat today at 1655 UTC only to 
> hear the W3ADO 
> callsign (;-(
> It seems lots of stations still use the bird when she is 
> defaulted to W3ADO, 
> I turned off TX but I got to thinking the stations that are 
> using this sat 
> may not know that they should not be using it under that call.
> somebody tell them (Via Email) the error of their ways or are 
> they allowed 
> to go on as they are?
> Just a thought.
> Paul Luggar
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