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Re: Why V/S in stead of U/S



 Has anyone actually done the 430 MHz mod to the 2880 Drake described 
here...

http://www.ne.jp/asahi/m-arai/gkz/sband/mod32e.htm

73 Jeff kb2m

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Margaret Leber" <maggie@voicenet.com>
To: <amsat-bb@amsat.org>
Sent: Wednesday, May 25, 2005 8:36 AM
Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] Why V/S in stead of U/S
> No big deal *IF* you have a downconverter with a UHF IF (which would have 
> been useless with AO-40 without an extra UHF receiver). Having *two* S 
> downconverters, one on UHF and one on VHF could be even better than one, 
> even one with a switchable IF.  (I have two Drakes, but they're both 
> 2880s, with VHF IF.) 
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