[amsat-bb] Uplink frequency of FM satellites
Ronald G. Parsons
w5rkn at w5rkn.com
Tue Aug 9 15:20:24 UTC 2016
I had heard that AO-85 was lower than the nominal, 435180, and did a short test yesterday.
435180 gave acceptable audio and 435168 produced distorted and noisy audio.
I’ll try 435172. The satellite is so busy it’s hard to get a good test in.
From: Paul Stoetzer
Sent: Tuesday, August 09, 2016 4:08 AM
To: Ronald G. Parsons
Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] Uplink frequency of FM satellites
There's nothing to suggest that 145.850 isn't it for SO-50.
Measurements after launch showed that the uplink for AO-85 is about 435.172 MHz.
On Monday, August 8, 2016, Ronald G. Parsons <w5rkn at w5rkn.com> wrote:
Is there any good current data on the actual center uplink frequency at the satellite of the current crop of FM satellites such as SO-50 and AO-85?
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