[amsat-bb] Arrow ll to camera tripod adapter

Roy Dean royldean at gmail.com
Mon Feb 26 00:14:37 UTC 2018

I believe it comes pre-tapped with a 1/4-20 hole.    I didn't like the
positioning, so I machined an aluminum "saddle" that bolts to boom, and
that in turn is threaded onto the tripod mount.   I also machined an
extension and counterweight that makes manipulating the antenna much easier.

> I have had my Arrow ll antenna for a number of years now. I have seen
> probably hundreds of these mounted to a camera tripod using different
> methods. Does anybody have an easy design they might share?
> 73's
> Jim

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