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Re: Counter Weight



Thanks to all who answered concerning using a
counter weight with the Meyer's dish.

General consciences was no since the Bob Meyer's
dish is so light.

I intend to balance it up later though with a 70CM
or 23 cm. antenna.



At 07:38 5/3/01 -0400, Art Goldman wrote:
>Bill:
>
>I have two Philips-Tech SPG-36 antennas mounted on a
>schedule-40 PVC boom -- one on each side of the rotator. The
>elevation rotator is a Kenpro KR-500. It seems to handle the
>load just fine.
>
>The two antennas are for comparison as we experiment with
>various combinations of the DEM and TransSystem converters
>-- later on I'm planning on replacing one with a Cubex
>vhf/uhf quad.
>
>Art, N3OY
>
>
>Bill Richarz wrote:
> >
> > Do I need any kind of counter weight only using
> > the Bob Meyer's Bar-b-cue Dish a Yaesu G-5400B?
> >
> > de Bill Richarz
> > AMSAT # 32372
> > Charlotte, NC
> >
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de Bill Richarz
AMSAT # 32372
Charlotte, NC

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