[amsat-bb] Fw: Re: SWR on Satellite antennas
domenico.i8cvs at tin.it
Tue Jan 14 11:53:04 PST 2014
----- Original Message -----
From: "Peter Wilson" <protest at virginmedia.com>
To: <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Saturday, January 11, 2014 7:08 PM
Subject: [amsat-bb] SWR on Satellite antennas
> Hi All,
> < snip>
> So, I have two questions.
> 1) Should I be worried about damaging my rig (IC-9100) with the
> 2:1 SWR on AO-07 ?
NO damaging to your rig will occur with a 2:1 SWR because the
reflected power from the antenna to your rig will be only the 10%
of the incident power.
> 2) Will future satellites be in the 435 to 438Mhz range?
73" de i8CVS Domenico
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