EchoStar-9 / Galaxy 23 ? 121W … due south from Seattle, WA Clear Sky 35.2 dev elevation
Maverick MK1PLL LNB LO=10,750 GHz
6ft RG-6 coax 75 ohm
(some adapters to match F connectors to SMA)
MiniCircuits ZFBT-4R2GW-FT Bias Tee
DC Voltage: 13V
6ft RG-316 coax 50 ohm SMA-M SMA-M
NooElec RTL-SDR dongle in aluminum housing
Laptop running Skywave Linux Gqrx
I see some very nice carriers at 12,199 GHz
12,199 GHz using my home-brew Bias Tee
YAY It looks like it worked!
12,150 GHz huger carrier … probably spur in LNB. It’s not there on the RTL-SDR alone.
…I will let other discover more. It’s really interesting what satellite signal hunting you can do on a shoestring budget.