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Re: Re[2]: Repeater on the Moon



Radioisotope Thermoelectric Generator

The RTG is a nuclear power generator which uses heat generated when unstable
radioactive isotopes decay.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Reinhard Richter" <r.richter@dj1km.de>
To: "Robert Oler" <cvn65vf94@msn.com>
Cc: <lihan161051@earthlink.net>; <amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org>
Sent: Monday, April 28, 2003 4:52 AM
Subject: Re[2]: [amsat-bb] Repeater on the Moon


> Hallo Robert,
>
> Monday, April 28, 2003, 4:21:55 AM, you wrote:
>
> > The trick was the RTG...everything stayed warm because it stayed on.
>
> I've asked Google for the meaning of RTG and have received many answers,
> but none seems to be right. Could somebody enlighten me what RTG stand
for?
>
> 73,
>  Reinhard
>  DJ1KM
>
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