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Re: Unknown sat?



Wayne and Bob---I tried to help this guy by checking RS-12 for his
approximate location and time. After a number of messages I give up!
Cliff K7RR

On Sun, 6 Sep 1998, Wayne Day wrote:

> You were hearing RS-12, most likely.  It's gone back into
> Mode KT with a downlink of 145.915-145.950... beacon on 
> about 145.113.
> 
> 73 Wayne N5WD
> 
> 
> At 10:47 PM 9/5/98 -0400, you wrote:
> >I should know the answer to this, but I heard many satellite signals
> >between about 145.9 to 145.95 last night.  I was sitting in grocery store
> >parking lot waiting for wife and was bored so I randomly tuned the oscar
> >band and was surprised to find a linear 2m downlink.  I thought I knew
> >most of the birds.  I guess it must have been an RS bird, but all my
> >satelilte books and references are at work, and im curious what bird it
> >was.  I assume I cant possibly hear AO-10 on a mobile whip?  Or could it
> >have been at perogee?  But not at 11 PM local sun time.... 
> >
> >Confused... bob
> >
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> R. Wayne Day  N5WD   wday@cq.net          Fort Worth, Texas
>  EMT/Paramedic - MedStar (AMR) Fort Worth
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