[amsat-bb] Re: Wind Turbine Interference?
m5aka at yahoo.co.uk
Sun Nov 4 17:22:55 PST 2007
The BBC document is still on their website but it's moved to this URL:
73 Trevor M5AKA
--- Trevor <m5aka at yahoo.co.uk> wrote:
> --- Dave Guimont <dguimon1 at san.rr.com> wrote:
> > That is some pretty good stuff for higher powered xmitters...But I
> > doubt there is any instrument sensitive enuff to measure the
> > reflection potential from any satellite we will ever launch, and the
> > "shadow" that it would cause on a LEO is in less than a
> > second...HEO's may take a little longer....
> It'll all depend on proximity of the receiving station to the turbine.
> The Wind Turbines on the Orkneys killed TV reception for the local
> hence the need to resite the TV transmitters. If high power TV transmitters
> can't get through them will weak signals from Amateur satellites fare any
> better ?
> Agreed for a LEO the affect may be shortlived but I'd say it would be more
> just a second.
> 73 Trevor M5AKA
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