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Re: 2.4 Ghz Helix



All the literature that I have read points to close to 12.7 inches or
slightly more than a foot. K5OE found an article that recommends 7 inches.
So I am going to wait until someone figures it out.

Pieter


----- Original Message -----
From: "Jesse Morris" <w4mvb@juno.com>
To: <amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org>
Sent: Wednesday, May 23, 2001 21:05
Subject: [amsat-bb] 2.4 Ghz Helix


> Good Evening to All,
>
> I've run the numbers I found in the the UHF/Microwave Experimemter's
> Manual and they seem to incicate that the optimum stacking distance for
> two 20 turn helicies is about a foot.  Can someone tell me if that is
> close to the correct value?  It seems a little close to me considering
> the boom length is about 2 feet.
>
> Yea, I know, I should buy a dish but I'm hardheaded!
>
> 73's de Jess - W4MVB
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