[amsat-bb] Re: AO-51 mode change and recommendation

George Henry ka3hsw at att.net
Tue Dec 29 20:40:04 PST 2009

It's probably those Chinese long-range cordless phones that operate right in 
the 2-meter satellite sub-band.....  unfortunately, thanks to eBay, they are 
even popping up here in the States, where they are illegal to even import, 
let alone sell.

George, KA3HSW

----- Original Message ----- 
From: <vk5alx at amsat.org>
To: <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Tuesday, December 29, 2009 10:24 PM
Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: AO-51 mode change and recommendation

> Here  is  a 2 minute  audio clip from the second pass over Australia
> which I mention in my previous post.
> Shortly  after  the start, when the signal gets near full quieting you
> can  hear  a  tick-tick-tick  sound  repeated  at  regular  intervals,
> followed  by  other random noises. My call can just be heard among the
> hash.
> http://members.dodo.com.au/~vk5alx/AO-51_SSB_FM.mp3
> 73
> Alex VK5ALX

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