Antennas Point to Effective Man Portable Communications

11/3/2020 12:00:00 AM
By: Karl Fuchs

Man portable antennas are ineffective without the integration of suitable radio frequency (RF) equipment. Such RF devices include a modem, block up converter (BUC), low noise block (LNB) and other tools that enable effective antenna operation and thus reliable satellite communications. 

These tools, obviously, require power to function. A means to point the antenna easily is needed, as well. Additionally, making the communications setup and use trouble-free for military, homeland security, first responder and other operators is equally important.
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