[amsat-bb] Re: SO50
glasbrenner at mindspring.com
Tue Sep 19 08:09:27 PDT 2006
It's up to the users now. Transmit a 1-2 second signal with a 74 Hz PL tone
to turn the repeater on for 10 minutes, then use a 67 Hz tone to transmit
through the repeater. The downlink is only on when there is a valid tone on
the uplink just like a terrestrial repeater. I was on it here in FL a few
days ago and it sounded fine.
73, Drew KO4MA
----- Original Message -----
From: "M0ZLB" <m0zlb at btinternet.com>
To: "'Amsat BB'" <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Tuesday, September 19, 2006 10:28 AM
Subject: [amsat-bb] SO50
> Greetings all!
> Could anyone tell me whether SO-50 is operating at the moment? I
> that it needs "switching on" but is that down to the Control Operator or
> user? It never seems to be active over Europe!
> Thanks for any help
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