[amsat-bb] Re: Mount an Arrow on rotator with 2m vertical or horizontal

Lee Maisel maisel at lobo.net
Mon Apr 15 21:24:45 PDT 2013

Hi Don,

I have mine mounted with 2m elements horizontal, because that's how it 
seems I used it most when it was handheld.


Don Hoover (WS4E) wrote:
> Just wondering, should I mount my arrow with the 2m elements oriented
> vertical or horizontal?
> I am planning on putting it at 15deg and just using a az rotator.
> Does it even matter which way its oriented since the polarity of the sats
> are always changing?
> Maybe I should mount it like this: / instead.
> Just curious what some thought was the best way to go.
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