G4CCH 5.4 Metre Dish Project  - 1999

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  Elevation tilt mechanism

The  Hub of the Dish is attached to the left of the tilt mechanism using a flange coupling....more info

The Tilt mechanism is attached to the top of the azimuth shaft using two large pedestal bearings (2.25" bore) and a solid steel shaft mounted in a saddle.

A 24" Satellite TV Jack is used to vary the elevation angle of the dish.