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Re: Now: Mnemonic and icon wanted - Was Re: Doppler's First name?



Doug,

May seem silly, but I always remember Apogee as being Away...  "A" of apogee
and "A" of away.  I learned it that way in TacSat school and never let it
go...

GL es 73,

Joel Black, W4JBB
w4jbb@amsat.org
jbblack1@earthlink.net

"Uvajed - The overwhelming
feeling that I've never been
here before."
-- Unknown


----- Original Message -----
From: "Doug Faunt N6TQS +1-510-655-8604" <faunt@panix.com>
To: <maggie@voicenet.com>
Cc: <amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org>
Sent: Friday, August 09, 2002 8:03 PM
Subject: [amsat-bb] Now: Mnemonic and icon wanted - Was Re: Doppler's First
name?


>    Date: Fri, 09 Aug 2002 18:58:42 -0400
>    From: Margaret Leber <maggie@voicenet.com>
>
>    Actually, the true answer depended on where he was in orbit. From
>    perigee to apogee, his Christian name sounded like "Johann". From
apogee
>    to perigee, his Christian name sounded more like "Andreas", since the
>    harmonic envelope was shifted upwards.
>
>    In fact his true name was "Loretta", but only close friends knew...
>
> OK, it's clearly time for my two requests:
>
> I can never remember which is apogee and perigee.  Are there some good
> mnemonics for this?  Maybe one will work for me.
>
> And:  does anyone have a good icon for InstantTrack?  I want to be
> able to have a shortcut down on the bottom of my Windows screen, but
> already have a MSDOS icon there.  Any icon that signifies tracking
> will do, but I plan to be getting Nova soon, it should look different.
>
> 73, doug
>
> And everyone knew him as Nancy
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