2016-04-23 11 months ago
This afternoon was a contact between Wellesley House School in Britain and Tim Peake on the International Space Station. So I decided to put the finished antenna rotor to good use since one of the triggers for building a rotor was getting my arms real tired on earlier ISS passes. And indeed, I had no problem with holding the antenna. But it still took a while before I heard anything and the signal was not very good.
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