[amsat-bb] SatPC32

Glenn Pritchard hfcomnet at gmail.com
Sun Oct 23 21:14:00 UTC 2016

Hi Stefan

I would like to know what it was on the 29 downlink;), however it was
"something" on that downlink frequency. What it was I have no idea but it
was a couple of times that I picked this up and it wasn't terrestrial.
I heard it also when mobile with my 857 and a RHCP antenna.

Glenn, VE6ND

On Sun, Oct 23, 2016 at 1:27 PM, Stefan Wagener <wageners at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Glenn,
> If you pick up FO-29 downlink telemetry then the bird is up and your
> assessment it shouldn't does not make sense.......OR
> If you pick up something that you think is FO-29 (but in reality is not,
> than it is NOT FO-29) and you are correct it is not up. it is one or the
> other :-)
> 73, Stefan, VE4NSA
> On Sun, Oct 23, 2016 at 9:02 PM, Glenn Pritchard <hfcomnet at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>> Hello gang,
>> What I find really odd is that I am picking up some telemetry on FO-29's
>> downlink when I know that bird has passed and not even in view.
>> Each time though I don't have my decode software online and miss what it
>> is.. If anyone has any thoughts about this send it along. As for SatPC32 I
>> haven't seen it being off as much as half an orbit unless the keps aren't
>> up to date. I run that along with Orbitron and have found no issues.
>> I will be portable with one of my 821's and my antennas, will advise where
>> I am and where I will be when portable in southern Alberta.
>> Glenn, VE6ND
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