A Simple Direct Conversion 20.1MHZ
Radio Astronomy Receiver
FD-Galileo2 is designed for NASA’s
Radio Jove project. Here is some basic information for your quick
JOVE project is centered on the low cost radio telescope receiver,
which can be used by science classes to collect planetary or solar
radio astronomy data. Schools may opt to use other equipment to
collect this data, but use of the Radio Jove receiver is highly
recommended and provides good educational value to the students.
The radio telescope is intended for
high school level classes, but may be appropriate for introductory
college courses or advanced middle school students.
Galileo2 is a direct conversion
20.1MHZ receiver suitable for Jupiter noise measurement. Radio
amateurs may use this tiny receiver on any of the amateur radio bands
with little change in coil design.
Completed Galileo2 Receiver:
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Galileo2 PCB TOP View:
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Galileo2: Tech Info Document, Schematic and files:
& Kit Parts List
Want to make
your own boards? here are Gerber files in RS274X for Single Sided PCB
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