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MacLean
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Interplanetary Microwave Shots...

Wed Mar 13, 2013 8:36 am

http://www.dailytech.com/NASA+Plans+Hac ... e30102.htm

Good discussion topic...how far do you think we can shoot a microwave link in space with off the shelf hardware from Mikrotik?

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Re: Interplanetary Microwave Shots...

Wed Mar 13, 2013 4:51 pm

What exactly do you plan to connect to? Or are you hoping someone (something) will connect to you?
 
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Re: Interplanetary Microwave Shots...

Thu Mar 14, 2013 7:10 am

I think it would require an extremely high frequency low noise amplifiers to transmit relatively deeply into space.
Here is and old document on achieving optimum frequency for space communications.
http://nvlpubs.nist.gov/nistpubs/jres/6 ... 05_A1b.pdf

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