[amsat-bb] Re: FUNcube/AO-73 - Now in Full time low power, beacon/ Transponder ON mode

Wayne Estes w9ae at charter.net
Sun May 4 10:49:15 PDT 2014

Greg KO6TH wrote:

Working now...  Nice contact with W9AE in Oregon.  Low pass, so not
super strong, but now I can start optimizing things...  At the end of
the contact, Rx was at 145.960, Tx was 435.155 (both dial readings on my 

Wayne W9AE replies:

It was also my first AO-73 contact.  I had set up SatPC32 Doppler tuning 
with the frequencies published on the AMSAT-UK web site.  I only needed 
to adjust the TX Offset by +1200 Hz.

The frequency probably varies that much from day to day due to 
temperature changes.

Wayne Estes W9AE
Oakland, Oregon, USA, CN83ik

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