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Re: Prime Star Dishes etc.

Joe Leikhim wrote:
> I also found one of these dishes at the side of the road. I also already
> happen to have one of those tri-band microwave feeds that DEM sells (PC
> board). I am considering pairing these up to make my S-band dish for
> AO-40.
> Does any one know if the tri-band feed works only as a "splash" feed?
> Can I turn it around so that the feedline exits the Primestar dish in
> the "normal" way? If not, mounting the feed will be a problem.
> How does one determine the focal point of the Ptrimestar dish. I already
> know how to find phase center for the tri-band feed.

Ok Joe , this is a heads up as I just went to pauls website , and he has his
articles in Acroread format , so its a no brainer and looks really good too

good luck 

Douglas Cole   N7BFS
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