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RE: pre-amp



Hi Dave

> I use an Arrow and the THD7G.
> I have never found a need for a pre-amp.
> Is the RX that bad  on the VX
>
> I don't use a tripod because I find that it
> limits the ability to find the satellite.
> I have a strong right arm :0)

I concur with your findings. Tripods hamper operation on LEO's because you
lose the benefit you get from the feedback loop of your ears and arm quickly
correcting for the best direction & polarisation.

73, Howard G6LVB
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