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Terryl

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#22
Ahhh good one, and interference free also.
 
Terryl

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#24
Getting nice ones after messing with the antenna, building a new one that will be a bit more weather proof as the one I'm using now is just tie wrapped to the top of the PVC pipe.

I also got the photo editing software running so I can crop out the junk, looks a whole lot better.

NOAA 18 on 5/8/18 at 09:07 PDT





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Terryl

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#26
Looks like someone's gonna get some rain.
 
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#31
Composite image from yesterday. This is made using the composite imaging capabilities of wxtoimg. Noaas 15 & 19 only - Ive taken 18 out my tracking for a few days until it clears the Meteor 2 co channel interference again

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#32
^^ The composite could probably be improved with a few tweaks to the recording settings - the brightness needs to be altered so its uniform across the images for starters.
 
Terryl

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#33
You need to record them around the same time of day, +- an hour or two, then the Sun angles are about the same.

It would be a nice view if you could find a way to get rid of those pesky pager transmitters........Hummmmm.....The old pin in the coax???
 
Chris1979

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#34
NOAA 19 17:08

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NOAA 15 19:12

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Terryl

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#36
Getting some great downloads with the new MK-10 antenna, but been having some interference from somewhere, will have to look around for what it is.

Here is the latest from NOAA-19 on 5-23-2018 at 16:39 PDT

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#37
Ive replaced the home made antenna with a proper turnstile & the difference in the image quality is incredible - virtually no pager interference now. Worth every penny. It does seem to be marginally less sensitive in the far north and south part of the passes, but I can live with that for the overall improvement.

N15 1813utc

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pontiend

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#38
I have not been getting clean scans lately.
Houses in the way.I only get clean ones at the low east passes.
This one is nice.
NOAA 19 Northbound 67E Mel 3 E 14:51 UTC
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#39
It looks like another nice day in my neck of the woods.
Not for every one though.
NOAA 15 Southbound 76E MEL 1 E LONG. 07:13 UTC
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#40
Only decent capture today so far.

NOAA 19 05:30

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