[amsat-bb] Re: Art and Ham Radio in Deep Space
orbitjet at hotmail.com
Sun Nov 3 19:54:19 PST 2013
I think the battery only theory is the shut down. Robert WB5MZO
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> On Nov 4, 2013, at 7:35 AM, "George Henry" <ka3hsw at att.net> wrote:
> No solar cells = very short life. It certainly won't still be transmitting when it reaches 3 million kilometers. It also appears not to have a shutdown command receiver, which I thought was required of ALL satellites with downlink transmitters...
> George, KA3HSW
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "M5AKA" <m5aka at yahoo.co.uk>
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> Sent: Sunday, November 03, 2013 3:47 PM
> Subject: [amsat-bb] Art and Ham Radio in Deep Space
>> Students at the Tama Art University are planning to send a sculpture ARTSAT2 DESPATCH along with a 435 MHz amateur radio payload into deep space.
>> 73 Trevor M5AKA
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