[amsat-florida] Free 8.5 ft C-band system

John Weatherley ab4et at cfl.rr.com
Sat Jul 14 09:25:30 PDT 2007


8.5 ft diam.(straight line rim to rim) C-band etc metal mesh dish in 
generally good condition.With galv. mounting post - 6ft out of the 
ground, probably about 4 ft buried?
Complete with drive motor and complete screw-drive mechanism
Almost no rust - all stainless steel hardware.
C-band feed with LNA / down converter and polarization servo.
Echostar 500 satellite receiver positioner with manual and remote 
control (although not used the unit has been continuously powered on for 
the past few years). Includes Videocypher RS which is probably out of date?
Interface cable probably not available - its buried!
Good basis for AMSAT?
The whole lot free, recipient dismantle. Location Melbourne Florida. 
Please e-mail.
AB4ET 751-4959    ab4et at arrl.net

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