[amsat-bb] Re: mmds downconverters for ao-51?
Gary "Joe" Mayfield
gary_mayfield at hotmail.com
Wed May 5 04:24:15 PDT 2010
Wow, the famous 'cigar' antenna. At that price you can afford to play with
From: amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org [mailto:amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org] On
Behalf Of jfloyd at es.vccs.edu
Sent: Tuesday, May 04, 2010 4:38 PM
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Subject: [amsat-bb] mmds downconverters for ao-51?
Has anyone tried one of the itfs mmds downconverters like this
one on ebay:
for ao-51 s band downlink? 75 ohm out and looks cheesey but
less than $30 shipped. it's cheap enough for me to play so I
bought one to experiment with, maybe just to remove the
downconverter. I would welcome stories of your experience or
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