Congrats to Stefan and Clint on the ISS Field Day contacts!
I heard Reid make a couple of contacts, but was too busy trying to make the CAT control in SatPC32 work with my 24 year old IC-970H. It works now although with some irritating limitations on the CAT side. The rotor control side works fine. Rather than wasting several hours, I should have just plugged it into my MacBookPro and fired up MacDoppler. It took all of 5 minutes to get up and running with full CAT control and then make a Field Day contact on AO-73.
So on to the next “challenge” … My AO-16 era LL Grace DSP-93 isn’t quite current anymore.
Any recommendations on current equipment and/or software to decode 1k2 BPSK telemetry, and 9600 FSK etc. ??
On Jun 28, 2014, at 11:38 PM, [email protected] wrote:
Date: Sat, 28 Jun 2014 15:07:58 -0500 From: Stefan Wagener [email protected] To: Fabiano Moser [email protected] Cc: Clint Bradford [email protected], amsat-bb [email protected] Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] Just Spoke to the ISS Message-ID: CA[email protected] Content-Type: text/plain; charset=UTF-8
Yes, ISS (Reid Wiseman) was active again on the last past (2 min ago). He is getting a workout :-) and is doing a fantastic job managing the calls.
Thanks Reid and NASA, that was a special gift for field day.
On Sat, Jun 28, 2014 at 2:08 PM, Fabiano Moser [email protected] wrote:
On Sat, Jun 28, 2014 at 7:25 PM, Clint Bradford <[email protected]
Two Watts ? handheld radio ? tape measure Yagi ? Just spoke to the ISS 11:16AM PDT!
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