[amsat-bb] Re: General Telemetry Question
va6bmj at gmail.com
Mon Dec 9 07:33:09 PST 2013
On 12/9/13, Alan <wa4sca at gmail.com> wrote:
> It is much more efficient in terms of the information transmitted, hence
> power and bandwidth, to use
> the raw binary/hex for transmission. It also saves the programming and
> memory in the satellite CPU.
> The combination frees up resources which can be otherwise used. It works
> well given the almost
> universal availability of personal computers. I recall, vaguely, there have
> been a few birds with
> some "quick look, real people" data, but I may be in error.
ARRISat transmitted some of its operating data on FM using a voice synthesizer.
Bernhard VA6BMJ @ DO33FL
More information about the AMSAT-BB