[Moon-net] 2.40m dish
f5hry at free.fr
Sat Sep 27 09:24:40 CEST 2008
Nice to hear from you.
I am running a 2.40m mesh dish here with approximatly 450 W at the feed.
I have some (tiny but real) echoes, and worked 66 initials so far (and I am
Thus, I think that it is not so marginal ...
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From: "FR5DN-Phil" <fr5dn at izi.re>
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Sent: Thursday, September 25, 2008 4:59 PM
Subject: [Moon-net] 2.40m dish
> Hello All,
> I may have a possibility for a 2.40m TRVO dish, and wonder if it's worth
> the effort to try on 23cm and/or above with it.
> My feeling is that it would be marginal on 23cms; and above 23cms the
> efficiency would be too low?
> 23cms activity is very nice but i need a bigger dish i guess...
> Just a note on the ZS-FR tropo qso mentionned in the NL. It was the first
> between africa and reunion, and a record for ZS...and FR.
> Longer paths have been worked on some other areas.
> Vy73 - Phil
> FR5DN - LG78qs
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