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Re: Yaesu 5400B Rotor Capabilities



I used two 23 cm, two 70 cm and two 2m CP yagis on a 12 foot crossboom with
this elevation rotator when I lived in Los Angeles. The azimuth rotator was
replaced with a larger unit using the separation kit. The antennas had to be
well balanced to minimize the load on the elevation rotator.

73,

John
KD6OZH

----- Original Message -----
From: "John Germanos" <wb9pnu@charter.net>
To: <amsat-bb@amsat.org>
Sent: Friday, March 24, 2006 12:47 UTC
Subject: [amsat-bb] Yaesu 5400B Rotor Capabilities


> I am currently using the 5400B with M2 crossboom, 2MCP22 and 436MCP30
> antennas. No Issues.
>
> I am planing on changing the antenna system to four M2 2M9SSB antennas on
> "H" frame with the 436MCP30 tucked in with some fiberglass mast. I wnat to
> try EME as well as continue to operate thru the Satellites.
>
> Does anyone have expereince using the 5400B with this much load? Any
> thoughts or suggestions appreciated.
>
> John WB9PNU
> wb9pnu@arrl.net
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