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Re: What to do IF we regain control of AO-40



Why can't this bickering be done through private email?

I enjoy the reflector, but this snipping back and forth
serves no good purpose.

But then I guess thats why we are called AMATEURS!





At 08:08 AM 12/19/00 -0500, sco@sco-inc.com wrote:
>At 08:05 AM 12/19/2000 , you wrote:
>>on 12/19/00 6:38 AM, sco@sco-inc.com at sco@sco-inc.com wrote:
>>
>> > NO, your logic is flawed. If the ground controllers had to make 10 
>> attempts
>> > to open the valve when one (1) attempt would be the "norm" ... then the
>> > failure rate is 9/10 or 90 percent. If it had opened properly on the 1st
>> > attempt they would not have needed to make 9 more attempts to open it.
>>
>>No, that's incorrect!
>>
>>I doubt that they would have cycled it just once.  That is what John was
>>saying.  It stuck once, we do know that.  But how many times did they issue
>>the command until it became unstuck?  And once that happened, how many times

Bill Richarz
AMSAT # 32372

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