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Old 12-30-2011, 10:11 PM
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Originally Posted by lamare View Post
Today, I made a new probe according to the new design:

The design:

More photos here with some construction details:
Dropbox - Photos - Longitudinal_Probe_V2

Just got word from the ham that tested my antenna, and it is looking good.

The SWR (Standing Wave Ratio) in the upper limit of the band (1299 MHz) is nearly perfect, while at the lower limit (1299 MHz) it is somewhat less, but that is logical.

So, now we have to make a waveguide to put it in.

Last edited by lamare; 01-03-2012 at 02:55 PM. Reason: Added design img and url to photos.
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