Watt's New

The Watt's New articles serve to keep you abreast of what has been going on around the C.A.R.L.A. Network. Feel free to browse our archive of past Watt's New articles as well.

On this page:

  • CARLA 22 Link restored
    CARLA 22 Link restored
    Last updated on November 11, 2009 by The C.A.R.L.A. Team | This article is Archived | Permalink

    After a 22 hour day, 13 of which included driving ~700 miles and making 3 pots of coffee on site, CARLA 22 is linked once again into the rest of the network.
    Welcome back to our Hawthorne & Mammoth delegates.

    Apparently, the site was also on battery power for several days during the last week while the link was down.

    The main link antenna shooting to/from CARLA 18's site was bent down several degrees and either had an open or short internally. This was a very stout Telewave model but most likely suffered a heavy chunk of ice smacking it from above.

    There were also firmware upgrades made to the controller (which went well) and subsequent re-programming (which didn't go so well) and suffice it to say, had a 'few snags'.