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Re: [PacSat] UO 36

Hello Tim, Chris et al,

Could the same be true for TIUNGSAT-1 ?  I have not been able to copy this
satellite since early May, around the same time I lost contact with UO-36.

Paul Delaney
kb2shu.ampr.org []
AMSAT # 33558

----- Original Message -----
From: Tim Pickett <tsp@tds.net>
To: <pacsat@qth.net>; <hamsat@qth.net>
Sent: Thursday, May 31, 2001 10:06 AM
Subject: [PacSat] UO 36

> From: "Chris Jackson" <c.jackson@eim.surrey.ac.uk>
> Sent: Thursday, May 31, 2001 10:21 AM
>  UO-36 has been experiencing a period of full sunlight and during this
> it has not been possible to operate the transmitter for thermal reasons.
> This period ended yesterday so the spacecraft should cool down again quite
> quickly and should be available again any time now.
>  Note that this is controlled automatically on-board.  When the various
> temperature constraints are exceded, the transmitter operation is
> discontinued.
>  Cheers
> Chris G7UPN
> Tim Pickett, KG8OC
> Michigan AMSAT Area Coordinator
> kg8oc@amsat.org http://www.qsl.net/kg8oc
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