[amsat-bb] Re: AO-7 Mode A Antenna?

James Duffey JamesDuffey at comcast.net
Sun Dec 7 17:06:38 PST 2008

A full wavelength loop, horizontal  at 10 to 12 feet works nice. -  
On Dec 7, 2008, at 1:14 PM, Sebastian wrote:

> I have a Yaesu FT-847 which is dedicated for satellite work, so I
> don't have any HF antennas connected to it.
> I'd like to know from those on the group who are (were) using AO-7
> Mode A (10 meter receive), what type of antenna you are using?
> I really don't want to get a directional antenna for several reasons.
> Also, is it possible to receive Mode A without the use of an external
> preamp?
> 73 de W4AS
> Sebastian
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James Duffey
Cedar Crest NM

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