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Re: AO-51 L band uplink ?


   Once I get the M2 L-band together I'll try it out using my IC910 with 
L-band module installed 10W output. We'll see what happens tonight.

73 Bruce
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Dave G1OCN" <dave@g1ocn.com>
To: "James C. Hall, MD" <heartdoc@nwtcc.com>; "Snyderb" <snyderb@cox.net>
Cc: <amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org>
Sent: Friday, July 14, 2006 10:30 AM
Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] AO-51 L band uplink ?

> James, Bruce.
> Thank you for your replies.
> The down link is OK here. No change.
> It has always been weaker than current
> and previous 9K6 satellites.
> I have not seen any other call signs in the queue
> or callsign(s) in the uploading box.
> There is very little data, only a few lines of a group
> of numbers in the visible data box.
> There have been a few instances of "Frames Heard".
> I am trying to upload a short test message.
> I did see my callsign in the upload/channels in use box
> very briefly. A good sign that something is working.
> It was just as my antennas were pointing 180 and they
> had to go through 360 to get south again.
> Lets see what happens next time around.
> Cheers,
> Dave.
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