- Published in issue 9/1994 on page 10
Panda-Wegener stereo decoder
Many channels on the Astra 1A/ 1B/ 1C TV satellites use the Panda-Wegener analogue companding system tor their audio subcarriers. Untortunately many older and low-end satellite TV receivers lack an appropriate decoder to bring out the excellent stereo sound quality offered by these subcarriers. This article describes a Panda-1 compatible decoder based on ICs trom Philips Semiconductors.