[amsat-bb] Re: PREDICT for DOS configuration question
Rich Dailey (gmail)
redailey1 at gmail.com
Sat Mar 14 01:29:17 PDT 2009
>I'm not much of an expert on Predict, but I use it for driving my Az/El rotor assembly. The ALON/ALAT items are for satellites that are stabilized in their orientation towards Earth (such as AO-40), so you can predict how good the pass is going to be, signal-wise. My database entry for AO-40 is "0, 352" (without the quotes), as an example. I don't believe any of the current birds are so equipped.
>I've never used the schedule items, but now that you bring it up, I wonder if AO-07 would qualify when it's in full sunlight?
Where in PREDICT does one plug in the bahn coordinates and schedules? I cannot find this option
We're talking about KB2BD's Predict for dos, correct?
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