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Re: AO40 modes



Bruce,

That's 10 GHz.  I said 10 and/or 24 GHz not MHz.

73,

Jon
NA9D

on 3/19/01 3:54 PM, Bruce Paige at kk5do@arrl.net wrote:

> okay, someone please explain this one to me...where is the 10MHz
> transmitter? is this just wishfull thinking of what should come in the future
> on 
> newer satellites?
> 
> 73...bruce
> 
> Date sent:       Mon, 19 Mar 2001 14:50:13 -0600
> Subject:         Re: [amsat-bb] AO40 modes
> From:            Jon Ogden <na9d@mindspring.com>
> To:              Dale Wiese <dwiese@lucent.com>, <amsat-
> bb@AMSAT.Org>
> 
>> on 3/19/01 1:19 PM, Dale Wiese at dwiese@lucent.com wrote:
>> 
>>> If 23cm up/13cm down ends up being "all there is", then we will all need to
>>> deal with it.  Until then, it seems like a 70cm uplink is still possible,
>>> and
>>> would be smallest delta between what many amateurs planned to do and what is
>>> actually required.
>> 
>> Let's remember a couple of things about AO-40:
>> 
>> 1.) V and U receivers BOTH work on high gain antennas
>> 2.) The final status of both U and V transmitters is not known.
>> 3.) AO-40 will be capable of operating in multiple modes at the same time!
>> 
>> Number 3 means that it is very likely we could have both U/S and L/S working
>> at
>> the same time and we could even have V/S.  Now, how will the HF bands end up
>> working out with a microwave downlink!  That's what I want to know!
>> 
>> Let's see 21 MHz up and 10 and/or 24 GHz down!
>> 
>> 73,
>> 
>> Jon
>> NA9D
>> 
>> -------------------------------------
>> Jon Ogden
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>> 
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>> 
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>> 
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