[amsat-bb] Re: OLD Direct TV Sat Dish

Robert Bruninga bruninga at usna.edu
Tue Sep 16 12:17:14 PDT 2008

> Hi, folks I have a direct tv sat dish and am wondering if I 
> should keep this 
> or throw it away. Can I use this sometime for sat coms?

We use them for ATV links using cheap $60 2.4 GHz cameras...
But the band is getting so trashed with WIFI, that the typical 4
mile range we were getting is down to a few tens of feet
depending on nearby WIFI   (which is everywhere)...

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