[eagle] Re: AO-51 Multiband Antenna???

Andrew Glasbrenner glasbrenner at mindspring.com
Mon Sep 3 17:06:22 PDT 2007

Stan Wood designed it. It is a dual band L and S antenna, linearly 
polarized. I'm not sure what sort of "in orbit data" you are looking for, 
but it is in use whenever the L band uplink or S band downlink is in use 
including later this month. 
http://n4hy.smugmug.com/gallery/2107663#108915239 has good pics of the 

Something in particular you'd like to try?

73, Drew KO4MA

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Bill Ress" <bill at hsmicrowave.com>
To: <eagle at amsat.org>
Sent: Monday, September 03, 2007 7:54 PM
Subject: [eagle] AO-51 Multiband Antenna???

> Perhaps one of you can detail the "multiband antenna" used with the SQRX
> receiver aboard AO-51.
> A perusal of Gould Smith's "ECHO" makes reference to it but provides no
> details.
> Does anyone have any in orbit data for this mode. What's the current
> status for its use?
> Regards and thanks...Bill - N6GHz
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