[amsat-bb] Re: Delfi-C3

wouter weggelaar wouterweg at gmail.com
Mon Jun 23 13:09:32 PDT 2008

Hi Bruce, Alan and the rest of BB,

145.870 is (nearly) always off for telemetry. Please check the mission
operations page at
and look at the active radio over there. If we switch Delfi-C3 over to
145.870 for telemetry or transponder we will also post that info on
the BB.


Wouter Weggelaar
Delfi-C3 Team Member

>SSB on either 145.870 or 145.930.  It is on all the time when it is
>daylight, except when it isn't.  More seriously, there is an erratic dropout
>of the transmitters.  My own experience is that it is on 145.930 more often,
>but that it is off more often than not.  Assuming a typical ground station,
>it is easy to hear if it is on at all.  Even on a good pass, it is not
>unusual for the signal to cut off suddenly, then come back in a few seconds.
>It just requires persistence and patience.

On Mon, Jun 23, 2008 at 5:12 PM, Bruce <snyderb at cox.net> wrote:
> BB
>   FM or SSB on 145.930? I assume its on all the time during sunlight passes?
>   No joy so far yesterday and today in attempts from FM16vt.
> 73 Bruce KG4YEV
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