archive: Re: SETI Helix antenna formulas-

Re: SETI Helix antenna formulas-

Dr. H. Paul Shuch ( (no email) )
Sun, 20 Sep 1998 17:49:34 -0400

At 05:45 PM 9/20/98 EDT, wrote:

>Yes, but when I change it to degrees, I still get about 1 degree or something
>too low. My formula must be faulty.

This does not follow. You said you got a .15 beamwidth. If this is indeed
in radians, that translates to about 8 1/2 degrees (which is credible).

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