[amsat-bb] Re: Circular polarization

jmfranke jmfranke at cox.net
Sun May 13 09:43:02 PDT 2012

When you check, please note that some are LHCP and some are RHCP.


From: "David 4X1DG" <4x1dg at iarc.org>
Sent: Sunday, May 13, 2012 12:30 PM
To: <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Subject: [amsat-bb] Circular polarization

> Is a UHF circular polarization antenna needed for the current operational
> satellites?
> I am planning some work on my antenna system and wonder if the CP
> is needed, or actually, deteriorate the signal by 3dB if the satellites 
> are using linear antennae??
> _______________________________________________
> Sent via AMSAT-BB at amsat.org. Opinions expressed are those of the author.
> Not an AMSAT-NA member? Join now to support the amateur satellite program!
> Subscription settings: http://amsat.org/mailman/listinfo/amsat-bb

More information about the AMSAT-BB mailing list