Any cheap L-band feedhorn?

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Re: Any cheap L-band feedhorn?

Post by rtlsdrblog » Thu Apr 12, 2018 12:51 pm

But are you using an LNA with the SDRs? The NF of most SDRs isn't great at L-band without an LNA, so an LNA is a must.

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Re: Any cheap L-band feedhorn?

Post by Username » Thu Apr 12, 2018 9:04 pm

Sure the can some build in thats not the problem.
Do you know an Cheap System for an SDR?

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Re: Any cheap L-band feedhorn?

Post by rtlsdrblog » Fri Apr 13, 2018 1:15 am

The Outernet LNA works pretty good http://amzn.to/2nnEHtk.

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Re: Any cheap L-band feedhorn?

Post by Username » Fri Apr 13, 2018 9:36 pm

I use there Antenna and LNA who was in the Kit: https://www.rtl-sdr.com/review-outernet ... h-antenna/
And the reception is :roll: ...

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Re: Any cheap L-band feedhorn?

Post by rtlsdrblog » Sun Apr 15, 2018 11:17 am

You should be able to get decent reception with that LNA and metal patch antenna. But you do need to aim it towards the satellite.

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