[amsat-bb] Re: Elk dualband antenna experiences

Ted k7trkradio at charter.net
Tue Dec 21 12:28:37 PST 2010

John, here is an alternative often overlooked. Works pretty good for me on a


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Subject: [amsat-bb] Elk dualband antenna experiences

How does the Elk Dualband yagi work as a satellite antenna in a base setup
when you are not elevating it? Is it better to mount it for vertical or
horizontal polarization to get maximum coverage of satellite passes?  Still
trying to figure out the best FM sat setup here after some station redesign.

73s John AA5JG
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