[amsat-bb] Re: 145 MHz IF on V/s?
rnutter at networkref.com
Sun May 18 16:46:38 PDT 2008
I am using a K5GNA downcoverter with the IF set for 145. I dont
experience any desense in V/S mode. I have tried two different antennas
and still no desense. I do have the antenna set for vertical
polarization and the VHF uplink beam is set for horizontal polarization.
K & R Yoksh wrote:
> Hi all,
> Thanks for the replies, however, I've still not had my question answered, so
> I'll ask again.
> I'd like to hear from anyone using a 145 MHz IF when working mode V/s. Do
> you experience
> desense when operating V/s, but not other uplink modes?
> I'm planning to use my AIDC 3731 with 145 MHz IF when I install my dish this
> summer. I really want to use it for HEO operation, but it'd be a bonus if I
> could also work the LEOs.
> I could go with a 123 MHz IF unit if that'd work better.
> Thanks and 73,
> Kyle Yoksh
> Olathe, Kansas
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