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Re: PCSAT2 PSK-31 test Saturday Morning! (USA)



It's probably below the horizon for you when Bob switches it into PSK 
mode...  at 1540Z, I show that California was out of the footprint.  He said 
it would be for about 5 minutes in the middle of the pass (I presume he 
meant the middle for him, on the east coast), which I assume was right at 
1225, 1405, and 1540Z.   So those are the "on" times I am shooting for.

George, KA3HSW

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Scott Avery WA6LIE" <wa6lie@msn.com>
To: "amsat bb" <amsat-bb@amsat.org>; "George Henry" <ka3hsw@earthlink.net>
Sent: Saturday, August 06, 2005 9:38 AM
Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] PCSAT2 PSK-31 test Saturday Morning! (USA)


> George,
>
> NO PSK31 heard here at all on 435.275 FM +-
> I was sending PSK31 29.402 USB and nothing heard except for
> the PCSAT2 packet beacon here in California.
>
> Will try next pass...
>
> 73, Scott
> __________
>
> From: "George Henry" <ka3hsw@earthlink.net>
> Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] PCSAT2 PSK-31 test Saturday Morning! (USA)
>
>
>> Well, I put a few out there on the 1405Z pass, as close to 29.402 as I
>> could, but the bird was below 10 degrees for me by then (Chicagoland 
>> area),
>> and I wasn't hearing anything decode-able on the downlink, so, who knows?
>> Will try again on the 1540Z pass if I can (Saturday = "honey-do" list...)
>>
>> George, KA3HSW
>>
>>
>> ----- Original Message ----- 
>> From: "Jerry Weihrauch" <k0hzi@comcast.net>
>> To: "Robert Bruninga" <bruninga@usna.edu>; <amsat-bb@amsat.org>
>> Sent: Saturday, August 06, 2005 5:24 AM
>> Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] PCSAT2 PSK-31 test Saturday Morning! (USA)
>>
>>
>> > Robert Bruninga wrote:
>> >
>> >>PSK-31 Saturday morning over USA...
>> >>
>> >>OK, lets do it.  Wife is out of town so I can come
>> >>to work and turn on the PSK-31 over the East coast
>> >>of USA for a few passes.  It wont be on but about
>> >>5 minutes max in the middle of each pass.  I see
>> >>these at about...
>> >>
>> >>   1225z,  1405z,  1540z and 1715z
>> >>
>> >><snip>
>> >>
>> > I will be able to do the first three passes close to 29.402 uplink.
>> >
>> > Jerry  -  K0HZI
>> ---- 
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