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Re: FO-29 Digitalker




> Is it just me or does it seem to be a waste of a perfectly good satellite to
> have FO-29 spending most of it's time in digitalker mode?  

> FO-29 is lightly used, but if this is the kind of schedule it's going to
> run, no one will even bother to check it's mode and it will never be used.

THink SCHOOLS and KIDS and DEMOS and students.  The satellite is able to
concentrate its meager energy into a stronger narrowband signal that is
receivable on more modest setups.  This is the time to make a sked with a
school and do a demo...  It is perfect for that...


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