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Re: 2.4 GHz Reception Indoors?



I was receiving it the other day on a prime star dish inside the house and
looking thur the brck wall. 2.25 turn helix feed and a Drake.

Jesse Morris wrote:

> Hi Steve,
>
> I worked W2NBJ last week while he was using a home made dish in his
> attic.  Al was receiving the bird better than I was with my 30 turn helix
> on the mast.  When i last talked to Al a couple of months ago he had been
> unable to hear AO-40 indoors with a helix.  I was so impressed I started
> building my own dish.  I can't put it on my mast but I plan to use it on
> the ground (or close to it) in the back yard.  I'll still need the helix
> on the mast for low elevations.
>
> Good luck.
>
> 73's de Jess - W4MVB
>
> On Sun, 2 Sep 2001 14:52:22 -0400  "Ford, Steve,  WB8IMY"
> <sford@arrl.org> writes:
> >Has anyone had success receiving the AO-40 downlink indoors? I'm
> >considering
> >an attic installation.
> >
> >Thanks 73 . . . Steve, WB8IMY
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