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Re: ISS Repeater



Allan & All,
Yes- it sounds great-  I hope to work the bird on New Years day.  The passes aren't co-operating with my location when I am available.  
Someone should record some audio so we'll give a listen one way or another.
Happy New Year to All in the AMSAT realm & those that want to be !!
73,
Dee, NB2F

----- Original Message -----
From: "Alan P. Biddle" 
Date: Tuesday, December 30, 2008 11:05 am
Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: ISS Repeater
To: 'amsat-bb' 

> Morning again,
> 
> Just worked a 15 degree max elevation pass to my west. Heard KB0HH(?)
> briefly with a good signal. Above 5 degrees, which is my local 
> horizon +/-
> I was able to get a good access. Several very brief dropouts, but
> considering the slant range and obstacles, not that unexpected. 
> Held the
> bird back down to 5 degrees or so. It still took about 25-30 
> watts to the
> antenna to bring it up. 
> 
> Last daylight pass. Looks like it is going to be an all 
> nighter. ;)
> 
> Alan
> WA4SCA
> 
> 
> 
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