Category: Amateur Radio

Relocating Ham Radio

So…hypothetically…let’s say I was a ham radio operator looking to move. Let’s say that, although it’s not a requirement per se, I would like to, possibly, find a new home that already has a nice tower installed so that I don’t have to front that expense myself. Considering this completely “hypothetical” situation, how would I,

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Satellite Antenna Controllers

(List compiled by Bill Sinbine, N4XEO, on AMSAT-BB mailing list.) A Practical Rotator System (APRS) by WB4APR Amsat-Drive V.2 Interface Antenna Tracking Interface by AH6LE AutoTracker™ Satellite Tracking and Tuning Controller Cheap Rotor Interface by WB4APR Control Your Antennas with TV Rotor Jacks by F1TE CX6DD Yaesu Rotor Controller Egis Antenna Rotor FodTrack HaSI HalloSat

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Satellite Terminology

Here’s some basic information to get you started with satellite operations…with my thanks to the many different sources from which it has been gathered around the Internet including AMSAT and Stephen Holmstead, N7TQL, for use of the information contained in the HAM Satellite FAQ. Definitions AMSAT – It is a registered trademark of the Radio

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