[amsat-bb] AO-92 L-band recording from FM05 - 2018-02-12 0224 UTC
Jean Marc Momple
jean.marc.momple at gmail.com
Mon Feb 12 16:55:57 UTC 2018
Sorry the mail went out by error my side:
I just wanted to say that:
> This part of the world we have nearly no traffic on the birds, sometimes frustrating as no one respond to CQ’s, however is you have a response you have the bird to chat for the whole passage, Hi!
> On Feb 12, 2018, at 8:50 PM, Jean Marc Momple <jean.marc.momple at gmail.com> wrote:
> To my humble and first opinion (having made only one QSO with ZS2BK) the L-Band mode is as good as the U/V mode, a superb bird and congratulations to the project team.
> This part of the world we have
> Really amazing, hopefully it will be switched on L-band mode every week so that we may experiment more and it will encourage the community to move of higher/microwave frequencies which is quite challenging for most of us but with so much rewarding experience.
> I really encourage you to be in the club, just a transverter needed that you may build yourself or buy off the shelf.
> Jean Marc (3B8DU)
>> On Feb 12, 2018, at 7:01 AM, John Brier <johnbrier at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I heard a good number of people experimenting with the L-band uplink
>> on AO-92 tonight on the 0224 UTC pass. Really wish I could get in on
>> the club ;-)
>> I heard N8MH, WB8RJY, WB8OTH, AA5PK, N8HM, and KC9ELU.
>> Here is my recording from a Kenwood TH-D72 with an Arrow. I didn't
>> pick the antenna up off the ground until about 1:07. I had the audio
>> really low in the first 4 minutes too.
>> 73, John Brier KG4AKV
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