[amsat-bb] AO-07 - not working/silent
peter at m3php.com
Sun Feb 25 15:25:17 UTC 2018
It's worth remembering that using too much power will flip the
satellite mode so when its silent its most likely downlinking on 10m.
If this happens a lot and there are only yourselves on the pass best
thing to do is reduce your output power. max should be no more than
On 25 February 2018 at 12:30, Jean Marc Momple
<jean.marc.momple at gmail.com> wrote:
> Dear All,
> Please disregard was able to make it for last pass a few minutes ago. Seems back on air.
> Jean Marc (3B8DU)
>> On Feb 25, 2018, at 3:02 PM, Jean Marc Momple <jean.marc.momple at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> During a QSO with ZS4A at around 13:13 UTC yesterday AO-07 when suddenly silent in spite the signal both side was very good and still in the middle of the pass.
>> Mid-day today I tried it again on both modes during a overhead pass, still silent. I will trying again on next pass today which is still a daylight one but low ele of 4.8 deg. if bird OK it should work as normally I access as it appears on horizon.
>> Has anyone access AO-07 after 13:13 UTC yesterday 24/02/2018?
>> Jean Marc (3B8DU)
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