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Re: New Satellite Status???



At 06:48 PM 2/2/00 -0600, Jon Ogden wrote:
>OK all,
>
>It's been a few days since we've heard the status of the new birds.
>
>Jawsat - Did anyone ever pick it up again?
>ASUSAT - Same as Jawsat - is it alive?
>Stensat - Did it get launched yesterday?
>
>Did I miss any?

<snip>

The launch of StenSat has been delayed until Stanford resolves link 
reliability issues with OPAL. The earliest release opportunity is probably 
this weekend.

During the 7:45pm EST pass of OPAL over Washington DC, I copied the 
telemetry below showing that a connection to OPAL was in progress !!!

-Hank N4AFL
http://www.erols.com/hheidt

cmd:KF6RFX>CQ:OPAL 0:4441120236 <01>
KF6RFX>CQ:OPAL 0:4441120236 <01>
KF6RFX>CQ:OPAL 0:4441120236 <01>
KF6RFX>BASE:

******************************       __       __      __
*                            *      / /\     / /\     / /\
*       Orbiting             *     / /  \   / /  \   / /  \   __
*       PicoSatellite        *    /_/ /\ \ /_/ /\ \ /_/ /\ \ /_/\
*
KF6RFX>BASE:   Automated            *    \ \ \ \ \\ \ \/ / \ \ \/  \\ \ \  _
*       Launcher             *     \ \ \_\ \\ \  /   \ \  /\ \\ \ \/ /\
*                            *      \ \ \/ / \ \ \    \ \ \_\/ \ \ \/ /
******************************       \ \  /
KF6RFX>BASE:\ \ \    \ \ \    \ \  /
                                       \_\/     \_\/     \_\/     \_\/

  Welcome to OPAL, silly biological conglomeration!

OPAL ready>
KF6RFX>CQ:OPAL 0:4441120236 <01>
KF6RFX>BASE:<<<Error #6  Occurred: Bad telemetry values
 >>>Measurement 0 was out of range!
 >>>data1 = 0, data2 = 0, fn = c190

KF6RFX>BASE:<<<Error #16  Occurred: Battery Voltage too high!
Sendings this command: beacon every 1

KF6RFX>BASE:TNC:

KF6RFX>BASE:<<<Error #15  Occurred: Battery Current too high!
accelerometers off

KF6RFX>BASE:magnetometers off

KF6RFX>BASE:Event not found
Event not found
Event not found

KF6RFX>CQ:OPAL 0:4441120236 <01>
KF6RFX>BASE:
OPAL ready>
KF6RFX>BASE:
<Unknown Command>

OPAL ready>
KF6RFX>CQ:OPAL 0:4441120236 <01>
KF6RFX>CQ:OPAL 0:4441120236 <01>
KF6RFX>BASE:
<Unknown Command>

OPAL ready>
KF6RFX>CQ:OPAL 0:4441120236 <01>
KF6RFX>BASE:

KF6RFX>CQ:OPAL 0:4441120236 <01>
KF6RFX>CQ:OPAL 0:4441120236 <01>
KF6RFX>CQ:OPAL 0:4441120236 <01>
KF6RFX>BASE:Getting Opal Status Now...

KF6RFX>BASE:Telemetry Layer Sat_Status:
------------------------------
Time of Measurement: 01/07/1996  21:39:16.22
  0) batt curr  :   394      1) batt volt  : 14724*     2) reg_5v     :  5000
  3) reg_8v     :  7904      4) batt temp2 :    34      5) SP1 temp   :
KF6RFX>BASE:  5
  6) SP3 temp   :    30      7) SP5 temp   :    -1*     8) SP7 temp   :     5
  9) SP8 temp   :    15     10) cpu temp   :    31     11) tx temp    :    26
12) SP1 curr   :     0     13) SP3 curr   :    89     14) SP4 curr   :     0
15) SP5 curr   :
KF6RFX>BASE:     0     16) SP6 curr   :     0     17) SP7 curr   :   739
18) SP8 curr   :     0     19) batt curr2 :   283     20) spi1 temp  :    30
21) batt temp1 :    27     22) total curr :   665     54) alloc mem  :   251

OPAL ready>
KF6RFX>CQ:OPAL 0:4441120236 <01>
KF6RFX>BASE:     0     16) SP6 curr   :     0     17) SP7 curr   :   739
18) SP8 curr   :     0     19) batt curr2 :   283     20) spi1 temp  :    30
21) batt temp1 :    27     22) total curr :   665     54) alloc mem  :   251

OPAL ready>
KF6RFX>BASE:<<<Error #16  Occurred: Battery Voltage too high!
Sendings this command: beacon every 1

KF6RFX>BASE:TNC:
cmd:
cmd:Beacon   was EVERY 1

cmd

KF6RFX>BASE:Event not found
Event not found
Event not found
Event not found
Event not found
Event not found
pico instrumentation off

KF6RFX>CQ:OPAL 0:4441120236 <01>
KF6RFX>BASE:
<Unknown Command>

OPAL ready>
KF6RFX>CQ:OPAL 0:4441120236 <01>









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