Stockert Radio Observatory
The 'Astropeiler Stockert e. V.' refurbished and maintains
the first Radioteleskop built after WWII in Germany with an
active 25m (1.42 GHz / 4 GHz) and 10m (10 GHz) dish.
- Wikipedia in English / in German
- 360 degree Image (360cities.net)
- Google Maps View
10m dish for 10 GHz EME
CW-EME QSO-Story with Japanese stations (in German): http://astropeiler.de/funkkontakte
Some technical data
Antenna: polar mounted solid high precision 10-m-dish
Angle-decoder: Heidenhain ROD 700 18.000 imp./turn in both axis
Angle-encoder: Heidenhain IK120 PC-card
Antenna Gain at 10 GHz: 58 dB, 55% efficiency -3dB
Beamwidth at 10 GHz: 0.21 degree -10dB
Beamwidth at 10 GHz: 0.38 degree
Rig: 200W TWT transverter, linear polarisation with 75 Watt HF
... and additional for 144 MHz 4 x 11 el. Yagi with 300 Watt HF.
DLØEF is also active on shortwave.
Visitors are welcome!