06 October 2008

1 dB more mesh

Sven SM5LE is putting new clothes on my dish. The cloth is a very expensive aluminum mesh contributed by Sven. This add-on will hopefully improve the dish gain by 1 dB.

Sven with his favourite tool, a glue pistol!

Mesh close-up view. Sven is now working hard in assisting me to put my station into operation and maybe my first EME qso will take place in the ARRL EME contest on 18-19 October.