[amsat-bb] Re: FO-29
glasbrenner at mindspring.com
Thu Sep 25 06:12:40 PDT 2008
> Remember "Experimenter's Wednesday" on AO-51 a year or 2 ago?
We now run the "experimental" modes for a ~week at a time.
> What about a proposal to the AO-51 command team to set one of the 2
> transponders to FM VHF downlink and UHF uplink ( reverse of what is
> normal )
> to do a ISS/SSTV test?
AO-51 only has 435 and 2401 transmitters.
> Okay, that will be almost impossible, but
> for testing purposes perhaps on a specific pass a designated station can
> the TX and everyone else can test their RX capabilities.
We are working on this idea already...more to come soon!
73, Drew KO4MA
More information about the AMSAT-BB