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RE: AO-10 Pass



So does anyone have a pair they wanna sell?

On Fri, 2 Jun 2000, MarkG wrote:

> Dave,
>    Well, that's the only one that will "park" for a while until P3D gets up
> there. 160/100 watts is fine. I used 10 element 2m and 11 element 70cm
> linear beams and 50 watts on each for a while and they worked fine, even
> while the bird was way out there. I've also used 3 element antennas on each
> band and they worked well while the bird was in close. I've since bought the
> 22 element 2m and 30 element 70cm antennas from M2, but they're not required
> for short contacts of a few minutes. There's always someone selling used
> satellite antennas, also, so take a look around.
> 
> 73...Mark - KB3CWS
> 
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-AMSAT-BB@AMSAT.Org [mailto:owner-AMSAT-BB@AMSAT.Org]On
> Behalf Of David M. Tipton, PhD
> Sent: Friday, June 02, 2000 10:09 PM
> To: amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org
> Subject: [amsat-bb] AO-10 Pass
> 
> 
> Wow..  Didn't know that about the HEO birds.  I have only played with the
> LEO's.  Ok, so the question that comes to mind is, if I have 160Watts on
> 2M's, 100 Watts on 70cm's, and seperate rigs for up/down link, what kind
> of monster antennas should I use?  I am only aware of one commercial
> manufacturer of Circular porlarised antennas.  (M2)  Is there any other
> option out there?
> 
> Dave, N8KXA
> 
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