Hearing EME signals with a 48cm dish on 3cm. Part 2

Now time for the second EME test, Wednesday Oktober 28 2015.

Here the setup on the terrace, 48cm Procom dish, DB6NT 3dB NF and FT290

Equipment at OZ1LPR : 2.4m Offset dish, NF = 0.8dB and 250W.

 

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Today some clouds, so not easy to point to the moon, but after some time I found the cw  signal :

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Now time to try to decode it

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, and I did …  -15dB, my first decoded EME signal, later signal was -14dB.

 

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So what’s next, will try with a 90cm dish and 15W, now time to make a qso…

Some more pictures :

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Hearing EME signals with a 48cm dish on 3cm. Part 2 — 1 Comment

  1. Hej

    Utrolig det kan lade sig gøre , med så lille antenne , jeg er spændt på at høre hvor stor en parabol du skal bruge for at blive modtaget i den anden ende .
    Jeg syntes i skulle lave et indslag i DUBUS … god reklame for microbølge og EME .

    73 de Brian

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