[amsat-bb] Re: ISS SSTV
ka1rrw at yahoo.com
Wed Jan 27 13:09:39 PST 2010
The VCH1 runs on Batteries:
The VCH1 Communicator is a microphone with a camera, that plugs into the Kenwood TM-D700 transceiver. The camera requires four (4) AA batteries.
Without batteries the camera will not run.
The VCH1 will consume a full set of 4-batteries in 4-8 hours..
--- On Wed, 1/27/10, Randy <RSwart1 at twcny.rr.com> wrote:
> From: Randy <RSwart1 at twcny.rr.com>
> Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: ISS SSTV
> To: amsat-bb at amsat.org
> Date: Wednesday, January 27, 2010, 3:24 PM
> OK .. I Stayed awake ( worked
> graveyard shift last nite ) listened and use
> HRD to track and
> Was using bad sat defs .. I changed the file used and
> updated that one
> And it matches my other tracking software.
> I showed ISS Due north of FN23 at 2011 UTC
> And will be Due south at 2148 UTC
> I heard nothing on the 2011 UTC Pass .
> Could they have stopped transmitting as it is getting
> darker outside here
> Randy - N2CUA
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Nigel Gunn G8IFF/W8IFF [mailto:nigel at ngunn.net]
> Sent: Wednesday, January 27, 2010 2:45 PM
> To: RSwart1 at twcny.rr.com
> Cc: amsat-bb at amsat.org
> Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] ISS SSTV
> What do you hear when you listen to it?
> SSTV is easily recognisable by ar.
> On 27-Jan-10 19:37, Randy wrote:
> > Is it transmitting over the east coast of the US?
> Nigel A. Gunn, 1865 El Camino Drive, Xenia, OH
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