[amsat-bb] Re: ISS HamTV, yikes I am late

Stefan Wagener wageners at gmail.com
Wed Sep 4 17:02:31 PDT 2013

Great Bob!

Out of curiosity, what is your az/el rotor?

Stefan, VE4NSA

On Wed, Sep 4, 2013 at 6:46 PM, Robert C. Campbell <kb3pmr at gmail.com> wrote:

> Fantastic job Fabiano CT7ABD.
> Elmer's Wanted, I am ready to make the final connections to my station
> after months of hard work.
> So much hard work and U$D that I don't want to let the smoke out of the
> box inadvertently tho I am keeping the halon extinguisher handy.Seems a
> shame to go this far and be reluctant to plug it in.
> Equipment is as follows:
> HP AMD 64 Pavilion with windows vista business
> 2.4 meter dish mounted on 8 foot tower section, with az and el rotors and
> home brew 12 turn 2.4GHz helical at focal point. Model 2400 High Siera
> HamTV-Down Converter
> TBS-8920 PCI-DVB-S and S2 TV Tuner Card.......got the technotrend from
> Europe but had to send it back as it was defective. If this happens to you
> don't use US mail system. TBS-8920 is running on Media Portal - TVServer
> Software.
> Questions or settings:
> What DIsEQC,
> What KU-band..circular..universal..stacked..legacy...custom
> What override default lnb freq.... LOF1........mhz, LOF2 ....mhz
> What Switch LMBSw.......mhz
> Freqency ........mhz
> Symbol rate....
> Polirization...none,h, v, or circular..left or right
> Inner FEC Rate....in fractions
> Pilot, on, off, not set, not defined
> Roll off... not set, not defined, .20, .25, .35
> The DVB-S should also be able to power the down converter via the DISeQC
> but what one..
> Simple a, simple b, Level 1aa, Level 1ab, Level 1ba, Level BB, or none
> Any help requested would be appreciated. If you must blast please off the
> amsat site..use KB3PMR at gmail.com. Show up and make it work and I will cook
> the steak. I would offer valuable gifts and prizes but but I need to save
> up for domestic abuse claims by being preoccupied with this for the last 4
> month.
> Bob
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