[amsat-bb] s-band for cheap?
steven_a at rogers.com
Tue Jul 10 21:03:06 PDT 2007
as some of you might know I'm a little cash strapped as I'm trying
to do everything off a student budget. I'd like to be able to get onto
the s-band downlink for AO-51 and some of those future birds that are
coming...however it would appear that it is a little cost inhibitive.
All the converter/transverters I found seem to be in the $300-$400 and i
just don't have the money to do that. Will I just have to only work the
birds when they're in v/u or is there a cheap way to do things?
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