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Re: AO-16 operation



The transmitter is PSK so you need (USB) SSB to copy it, but the uplink is
FM - then you can use a soundcard interface with MixW software for receive
and UPW software for transmit.

73's

Don Woodward
KD4APP
AMSAT 33535
http://kd4app.webhop.org

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "DC" <dc@dcarr.org>
To: "AMSAT" <amsat-bb@amsat.org>
Sent: Monday, August 25, 2003 5:32 PM
Subject: [amsat-bb] AO-16 operation


> What kind of equipment (preamps, antenna gain, ERP, etc) is necessary to
> operate AO-16?  Its making pretty good passes over me lately and I'd
> like to give it a try.  I have a FT-470 with a small 70cm beam and
> IC-207h modified to recieve below the 440 band.  I know that this is all
> FM gear but it would be cool at least to detect the bird.  Thanks for
> any help,
> -David Carr
> KD5QGR
>
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