archiv~1.txt: Re: SETI receiver recommendation

Re: SETI receiver recommendation

KEN UK ( (no email) )
Mon, 29 Mar 1999 19:04:01 +0100

Hi Don,
-----Original Message-----
From: Don Bouquet <>
To: <>
Date: Monday, March 29, 1999 4:21 PM
Subject: SETI receiver recommendation

>Hello all,
>Have been some making progress here; I've finished my 1.25 meter
>(prototype) pyramidal horn antenna , connected the waveguide, attached
>the 1420 LNH Downeast preamp followed by the Downeast 1420-144MHZ
>downconverter (with PTC thermistor). Can someone recommend a good 144MHZ
>receiver (new or used) to use ? Decided not to use another stage of
>conversion to 28MHZ for my ICOM R-71A. Would rather not build at this
>Thank you,
>Don A. Bouquet
Where is your location, I may be able to let you have a multimode 144-148
Transceiver ( Yaesu FT221R plus Mutek (tm) front end, cheers, Ken UK.