[amsat-bb] Re: A0 40 replacement

M5AKA m5aka at yahoo.co.uk
Wed Sep 4 02:36:09 PDT 2013

> From: Gus
> The only problem with this, is that certain components can't be
> miniaturized.  Example: Antennas.  And HEO satellites need more
> sophisticated antennas.

Trueand the antenna system used on Aeneas showed how you can have a deployable 2400 MHz dish on a CubeSat. See pic at bottom of 


Deployable  directional antennas can be built into CubeSats.

BTW For those that haven't seen it yet the AMSAT-DL update presentation given in July can be seen at 


73 Trevor M5AKA

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