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Re: re: amsat-bb] flash memory on orbit

Well funny you should mention this but last week after flying back to 
Florida from Ohio (two flights about 3 hours in the air), I found that 8 
out of over 100 digital pictures I took with my camera were 
unrecoverable. I blamed the camera, but who knows??

Howard Long wrote:

> (snip)
>Assuming that an SEU means a flipped bit, I'd expect to have some very
>grainy pictures on my compact flash cards by now, not to mention a laptop
>that would no longer boot due to the flash BIOS being trashed ;-)
>73 Howard G6LVB

Joe Leikhim K4SAT

The Lost Deep Thoughts                        By: Jack Handey
     Before a mad scientist goes mad, there's probably a time
when he's only partially mad.  And this is the time when he's
going to throw his best parties.
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