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Re: fade/spin on AO-40?



I'm sure your right Dave.  That was why I added the Vert polarization in
the middle of the last message.  Cliff K7RR

On Sun, 26 Nov 2000, Dave Guimont wrote:

> 
> >Yes Paul, I observed exactly the same thing ust minutes ago (an hour
> >before AOS).  The spin has been varying each day as magnetorquing has
> >been going on.  Two days ago the period was about 21 seconds.  It was
> >something less today.  All observations on a linear antenna Cliff K7RR
> Hello Cliff,
> 
> I did some experiments the other day with a hand held 3 element yagi, and it
> appears the polarization is varying.  Then as it approached the horizon, there
> was a very strong (comparatively) horizontal component.  I'll get back out in
> the yard some day, and continue some testing...
> 
>             73, Dave wb6llo@amsat.org
>                     Disagree: I learn....
> 

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