[amsat-bb] Re: receiving 5.8 GHz

Roberto iw5bsf at alice.it
Mon Nov 12 02:57:23 PST 2012


Hi   Domenico, I saw your post I also suggest these:

http://www.w1ghz.org/

http://www.w1ghz.org/QEX/A_Single-board_Transverter_for_5760_MHz.pdf

F6BVA transverter :
http://f6bva.pagesperso-orange.fr/La%20Technique.htm

http://f6bon.albert.free.fr/

73 de iw5bsf Roberto
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "i8cvs" <domenico.i8cvs at tin.it>
To: "Lizeth Norman" <normanlizeth at gmail.com>; <kc6uqh at cox.net>
Cc: "Amsat - BBs" <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Monday, November 12, 2012 11:02 AM
Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: receiving 5.8 GHz


> Hi Norm, N3YFK
>
> You need the book " The ARRL UHF/MICROWAVE
> Experimenters Manual
> ARRL Order No 3126 and ISBN 0-87259-312-6
>
> And also:
>
> The ARRL UHF/Microwave Project Manual
> ARRL Order No 4491 and ISBN 0-87259-449-1
>
> The latter contains the contruction of :
> "A Single-Board, No-Tune Transverter for 5760 MHz"
>
> The article written by Rick Campbell, KK7B contains all
> PCB plains and a list of material needed for it.
>
> I hope this helps
>
> 73" de
>
> i8CVS Domenico
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Lizeth Norman" <normanlizeth at gmail.com>
> To: <kc6uqh at cox.net>
> Cc: <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
> Sent: Monday, November 12, 2012 7:04 AM
> Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: receiving 5.8 GHz
>
>
>> Art,
>> How do I recognize the Dielectric Resonance Oscillator? Where might I
>> get one of these units? Where, how and with what do I plumb the rf
>> with?
>> Suggestion on parts re the lna ic and I assume a mixer ic?
>> Wonder about the limit of dead bug construction at  GHz? What methods
>> might one use? I assume microstripline transmission lines..
>> No trips to AES, HRO or Skycraft here..
>> 73 de Norm n3ykf
>>
>> On Mon, Nov 12, 2012 at 12:46 AM, Art McBride <kc6uqh at cox.net> wrote:
>> > Norm,
>> > You could start with the 5.1 GHz DRO in an old C Band LNB for the LO.
> Add an
>> > LNA IC, and Mixer. Use the IF section in the C Band LNB to cover cable
> loss.
>> >
>> > Art,
>> > KC6UQH
>> >
>> >
>> > -----Original Message-----
>> > From: amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org [mailto:amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org] On
>> > Behalf Of Lizeth Norman
>> > Sent: Sunday, November 11, 2012 11:11 AM
>> > To: &lt,amsat-bb at amsat.org&gt,
>> > Subject: [amsat-bb] receiving 5.8 GHz
>> >
>> > Hi all!
>> > What schemes are available for someone who only has a funcube dongle?
>> > It tops out at 1700 MHz. I am thinking hetrodyining using a brick and
>> > a double balanced mixer. Block down converter is another option.
>> > Any other options on the cheep side?
>> > Norm n3ykf
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