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Re: K-Band - use of CP receive antennas



Don

You are correct.  I went over to CP quite soon after starting K-Band.  At 
low squints, where the K_Band is only useable now, there is almost no QSB 
on the signal.  I prefer to take the 3dB max signal hit and not suffer the 
QSB.

73

Charlie G3WDG

At 13:29 08/05/03 -0400, Don Woodward wrote:
>Mike, N1JEZ wrote ...
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> > K Band horn on AO-40 is linear, 23 dBi
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>Yes, but doesn't circular polarity help on the spin fade since we are not
>three-axis stabilized?
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>73's
>
>Don Woodward
>KD4APP
>AMSAT 33535
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