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1296-MHZ STATUS QRV STATION CONFIGURATION (Updated Oct. 2021): IC-9700 Internal PLL: DF9NP PLL + Bodnar I/F board + External GPS 10-MHz Ref. PREAMP: WD5AGO NF=0.30 dB, Gain=31.5 dB located at tower base AMPLIFIER: 50w KJ6KKO amp installed at tower base DRIVE: 4.5w ANTENNA: 45-element Loop Yagi, Gain=20 dBi, Vert-Pol ANTENNA HEIGHT: 40-Feet on tower#4 TX LINE LOSS = 1.1 dB EIRP = 3900W Go to 1296-MHz Station for more details.


3456-MHZ STATUS STATION CONFIGURATION: (Portable) KX3 TRANSVERTER: Elecraft KX3-2M (3w) TRANSVERTER: DEM 3456/144 (kit to be built) Internal PLL: ApolLO-A32 with external OCXO 10-MHz Ref or GPS ref. PREAMP: None AMPLIFIER: Toshiba, POWER OUTPUT=50W est. ANTENNA: DEM 60-cm dish, Gain= 25 dBi FEED: none EIRP = 15.8 kW Go to 3456-MHz Station for more details.


10-GHZ STATUS QRV (Rover Only) STATION CONFIGURATION: (Portable) KX3 TRANSVERTER: Elecraft KX3-2M (3w) DEM Sequencer TRANSVERTER: DEMI 10368/144 PREAMP: DEMI ULNA-3, NF=1.0 dB, Gain=12 dB (kit to be built) AMPLIFIER: DEMI 3-3PA, POWER OUTPUT=2.5w Completed April 2017 HORN ANT-1: MA-Com, Gain=17 dBi HORN ANT-2: Gain=22 dBi ANTENNA: DSS 18-inch offset-feed dish, Gain= 32.5 dBi FEED: W1GHZ dual-band horn EIRP = 4400 W Go to 10-GHz Station for more details.


24-GHZ STATUS future construction STATION CONFIGURATION: (Portable) KX3 TRANSVERTER: Elecraft KX3-2M (3w) DEM Sequencer 1ST IF: TRANSVERTER: DEM 3456/144 (kit to be built) LO CHAIN: ApolLO-A32 PLL + 9X MULT + 10,368-MHz Buffer AMP, OUTPUT=15 dBm DUAL X2 HARMONIC MIXERS to W/G FILTER POWER OUTPUT=10 mW FEED: W1GHZ dual-band horn ANTENNA: DSS 18-inch offset-feed dish, Gain= 38.6 dBi EIRP = 72.4 W Go to 24-GHz Station for more details.


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