Matthew G Cheung (
Thu, 24 Jun 1999 11:45:34 -0400

On Wed, 23 Jun 1999 21:39:45 -0400 "Rich Tyndall" <> writes: > >----- Original Message ----- >From: Matthew G Cheung <> >To: <> >Sent: Wednesday, June 23, 1999 8:48 PM >Subject: SETI > > >> There have been a few ideas rattling around in my head lately so I >> thought I would ask for the options of any who would have any >insight. >> First, I was wondering, could a loop of wire be fed directly into a >LNA >> so I wouldn't have to buy an expensive receiver? > >Do you mean use a loop instead of a Dish? I meant putting the loop into the dish. The idea was that the dish would collect the waves and focus it to the loop which I thought might be able to be plugged directly into an LNA. The idea is to save money, because I'm just a teenager new to this and I have a lot of expenses like I was planning on getting an optical telescope. If I could do that then it would be great. >> Second if that would >> work, how big should the loop be for best reception at a given >frequency? > ___________________________________________________________________ Get the Internet just the way you want it. Free software, free e-mail, and free Internet access for a month! Try Juno Web:

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