[amsat-bb] Re: A word of caution - Hygain DB-218SAT Sat Antenna's

Jim Shorney jshorney at inebraska.com
Mon May 11 17:43:06 PDT 2009

On Mon, 11 May 2009 07:31:48 +0200, Allan Saul wrote:

>First of all, as supplied by Hy-Gain, these switches 
>could never work by design. 

This is not your grandfather's HyGain. MFJ bought the tooling and
designs, but not the brains, from Telex. The old crew would not make
mistakes like that. I don't think I know anyone from the "old" HyGain
who would buy a modern HyGain antenna.

But that's just my opinion.



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