Single Dish

Some articles on dish, single:

Satellite Television - Technology
... The uplink dish is pointed toward a specific satellite and the uplinked signals are transmitted within a specific frequency range, so as to be ... the great distance (see inverse-square law), can be collected by using a parabolic receiving dish, which reflects the weak signal to the dish’s focal point ... Mounted on brackets at the dish's focal point is a device called a feedhorn ...
List Of Radio Telescopes - North America
... Canada 46 metre fully steerable dish operated by Thoth Technology, Canada's largest radio telescope ... Observatory Arecibo, Puerto Rico 305 m (1,001 ft), The world's largest single-dish radio telescope ... Caltech, University of Maryland, College Park, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign DRAO 26-m dish Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory, Penticton ...

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