[amsat-bb] Re: (no subject)

Greg D. ko6th_greg at hotmail.com
Tue Feb 12 21:19:10 PST 2008

Agreed.  And further, one could even interpret C as the best answer, because, for FM birds, not cranking up your power (thereby limiting access to the satellite by others) prevents the EIRP  escalation that we see on the birds at times.

Poorly written question.

Greg  KO6TH

> From: bruninga at usna.edu
> To: clintbrad4d at earthlink.net; amsat-bb at amsat.org
> Date: Tue, 12 Feb 2008 18:18:33 -0500
> Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: (no subject)
> Its a poor question.  Both B and C are correct if you make some assumptions that they are talking about a linear satellite.  B is what causes C...
>> E2A08 What is the primary reason for satellite 
>> users to limit their  transmit ERP?
>> A. For RF exposure safety
>> B. Because the satellite transmitter output power 
>>    is limited
>> C. To avoid limiting the signal of the other users
>> D. To avoid interfering with terrestrial QSOs
> Bob, WB4APR
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