[amsat-bb] Re: Why should we support AMSAT?
wageners at gmail.com
Sun Oct 23 06:18:36 PDT 2011
You have some good points and your thoughts are appreciated. But why
are you diminishing the students efforts by making these statements:
should set their sights higher than that of building short lived beepsats that
> are considered successful if they transmit a signal for one day before going
The RF system must be
> engineered for space flight, not adapted from data sheets and application
> notes that are better suited for baby monitors or garage door openers, or
> taking the plastic case off of a store bought handietalkie and hoping that it
At least they are building, studying, learning and actually many times
successfully have an operational satellite.
Thanks for reading.
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