[amsat-bb] If you have just one choice, what is the best polarization to receive LEO Birds?

B J va6bmj at gmail.com
Wed Nov 18 19:08:49 UTC 2015

On 11/18/15, Vinicius Leite <pu4vlt at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Folks!
> I'm novice and sorry if this is a dumb question.
> I have a regular 7 Element Yagi UHF antenna, and i would like to know what
> is the best position to receive LEO birds: horizontal, vertical or 45
> degrees to the right?
> I've googled this, but i found a lot of different opinions.
> On the field, if somebody tested this options, can please share the results
> with me?


I use a hand-held Arrow dual-band yagi for satellites.  During a pass,
I have to rotate the antenna around its axis in order to get the best


Bernhard VA6BMJ @ DO33FL

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