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Re: Sat Elevation Indicator



I found four of these in the trash at work. They make really good mounts for 
small S and L band antennas :)

Peter


>From: "Gregory Beat" <gregory.beat@mediaone.net>
>To: "Don DeGregori" <don1mh@loop.com>
>CC: <amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org>
>Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] Sat Elevation Indicator
>Date: Fri, 26 Jan 2001 21:13:05 -0600
>
>If I remember correctly, the Navy ordered antennas with this autotracking
>ability for DirecTV on board ships (hey with a few thousands of people on 
>an
>aircraft carrier, you have a few sports fans)... look for them at your
>future surplus sales !!
>
>GB
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Don DeGregori" <don1mh@loop.com>
>To: <bill@hurlock.net>
>Cc: "Robert Jewell" <ac9r@home.com>; <amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org>
>Sent: Friday, January 26, 2001 6:42 PM
>Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] Sat Elevation Indicator
>
>
> > Yeah! Someone give me $2200 and I'll buy one!!!
> > Don
> >
> > Bill Hurlock wrote:
> >
> > > Here is what you really need to track AO40 on the road to work:
> > >
> > > KVH TracVision® LM
> > > Description
> > > TracVision® LM, from the leader in motion satellite systems, gives you
>clear
> > > satellite TV reception while your RV is in motion. Pioneering
> > > technology from KVH automatically locks onto and tracks the satellite
>signal
> > > as your vehicle moves, giving you over 200 channels of digital
> > > audio and video entertainment. TracVision LM® maintains accurate
>satellite
> > > pointing with 1 degree accuracy throughout the continental
> > > United States. Gives you uninterrupted signal reception wherever you
>travel
> > > (tall buildings or underpasses may briefly hamper the signal).
> > > Self-contained in a low-profile dome of impact resistant ABS plastic
>(the
> > > smallest dome available), the TracVision LM® is not affected by
> > > wind and is maintenance-free. Initial signal-lock usually takes about
>two
> > > minutes whether sitting still or in motion, and one minute after a
> > > signal interruption during travel. Capable of receiving either DISH®
>Network
> > > or DirecTV®, depending on the satellite receiver being used. Best
> > > value in today's market-- compare with other in-motion systems! Dual
>output,
> > > so different programs can be viewed on multiple TVs at the
> > > same time. Or view a TV in the living area and enjoy a stereo channel 
>in
>the
> > > driving area. Dome is 14 1/2"H x 31" dia., and adds 33 lbs. to
> > > your roof. Mfr. one year warranty. USA.
> > >
> > > Robert Jewell wrote:
> > >
> > > > Camping World has a satellite elevation indicator that is  accurate 
>to
>one
> > > > degree.  It is called "Digital Magic", and sells in the $100 range.
> > > >
> > > > I am NOT affiliated with them, just a satisfied customer.
> > > >
> > > > www.campingworld.com
> > > >
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> > > Bill
> > > WA2TQI
> > >
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