[amsat-bb] Re: Phase 4 versus Eagle
rwmcgwier at gmail.com
Sat Dec 15 11:34:12 PST 2007
> The 2M /70cm is not the best choice on a satellite 23,000 miles away. 2M
> suffers from galatic noise, 70cm is siginificantly better. 1 to 2 GHz is
> considered optimum for SETTI work. Best choice is 902-928 up and 1.2 GHz
> down. Next best choice is 2.4 GHz or 70cm up for satellites not centered
> over North America.
> P4 will bring us, no Doppler, no tracking, no spin rotation, fixed dishes.
> Something we have yet to experience in satellite communications.
> It has my vote if I have one.
> Art, KC6UQH
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