[amsat-bb] Re: Seeking Antenna Info

kc6uqh kc6uqh at cox.net
Tue May 8 22:55:59 PDT 2007

Feed on BBQ always shows DC short, as feed uses a split sleve balun to drive 
a dipole antenna.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Alan P. Biddle" <APBIDDLE at UNITED.NET>
To: "'Farrell Winder'" <fwinder at fuse.net>; "'AMSAT'" <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Tuesday, May 08, 2007 2:10 PM
Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: Seeking Antenna Info

> Farrell,
> I have had two of them, and both read as DC shorts.  I have always 
> assumed,
> a very hazardous undertaking, that the actual element is a loop, or
> equivalent.
> Alan
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