[amsat-bb] Re: HEO naivete

John B. Stephensen kd6ozh at comcast.net
Sat Feb 7 23:52:46 PST 2009

Look at cell phones and wireless LANs to see what microwave equipment can 



----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Andrew Koenig" <ke5gdb at gmail.com>
To: "Amsat BB" <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Sunday, February 08, 2009 03:01 UTC
Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: HEO naivete

> Microwave sounds really expensive. That's probably my lack of knowledge, 
> but
> down converters, up converters and all of this other equipment that it 
> would
> take to get on a satellite just seems like it might be too much for me.
> I always use the criteria "Can a 15 year old afford it?" :-)
> 73 de KE5GDB (the 15 year old Satellite operator)
> -- 
> Andrew Koenig
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