[amsat-bb] Re: Hygain Sat Antenna's and SSB UEK3000 Sat.
w7lrd at comcast.net
Sat May 9 10:31:49 PDT 2009
Hi Norman-Back in the days of A0-40 (sobsob) I used (still do) a 3731AA downconverter with a three foot off center dish (primestar). I ran about 50 feet of RG6 and I found at times I still needed additional attenuation. I applaud you getting ready for the next HEO! If we all did that it might apply some pressure "somewhere".
73 Bob W7LRD
----- Original Message -----
From: "Norman W Osborne" <ve3cje at gmail.com>
To: amsat-bb at amsat.org
Sent: Saturday, May 9, 2009 8:44:12 AM GMT -08:00 US/Canada Pacific
Subject: [amsat-bb] Hygain Sat Antenna's and SSB UEK3000 Sat.
Hello to All,
Looking for suggestions for feed lines to my preamps, could I use RG213-U ?
I am thinking this should be ok as both lines will be only about 10ft in
>From the preamps, I am using hard line.
I also have a UEK3000 receive converter for 2.4 , for feedline, could I get
away with RG6, same cable used for sat TV.
the run will about 80 ft....
Getting setup for future HEO.s
Any suggestion greatly appreciated and many thanks in advance.
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