Re: Run Skymap 510 w/Win 95

Tue, 21 May 1996 00:59:17 -0400 (EDT)

> I'm having problems getting SKYMAP 510's  ANSI (Blue) Screen  to work on
> Windows 95.  It seems that DOS is not DOS in Win95, rather W950U
> Bla-Bla-Bla, or something.

I guess that's  one of the reasons I won't touch win95.  I won't even do 
win3.1 unless I really have to.  No problems using Dos 6.2.

> Are both Lacrosse 1 & 2 supposed to be a reddish color, if so, are they
> "ruby red" or just a reddish hue?  They go over Orlando, FL now and then
> but I can't see them.  I've been using "Ted's elements" and allowing
> several minutes of error before & after the viewing time.  Any tips?

I guess just a red hue.  They should certainly be bright enough to see.
I just saw Lacrosse 1 tonight, about 35 sec later than QUICKSAT 
prediction.  Mag 2.1.
What epoch elements are you using?


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