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What are the parameters of the Voyager high-gain antenna?

tl;dr: From Fig. 3.14 below: Focal Point of "Best Fit" Parabola = 48.671 in. (123.62 cm) Focal Length of "Best Fit" Parabola = 48.626 in. (123.51 cm) And: "The antennas ...
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What are the parameters of the Voyager high-gain antenna?

The most detailed Voyager general arrangement drawing we have is this one. (huge drawing which I won't add as an image here) and we know the gain, from Descanso 4: S-band gain is approximately 36 dBi;...
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How can I view the Voyager golden record images?

The Voyager golden record commemorative edition, published by the Planetary Society in the early 1990's contains 2 CDs. One of them has an .exe file to display the 116 color images engraved on the ...
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