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Aids to the direct reception of weather satellite photographs.
BYTE Jan 1980 (v.5#1) pg. 148

Apple FAX: Weather maps on a video screen. With a simple converter circuit and a driver program, you can display facsimile weather maps on your Apple computer.
BYTE Jun 1984 (v.9#6) pg. 146

Receiving weather satellite images on your personal computer. What you need to build or buy in an antenna, receiver, demodulator/digitizer and special software.
ELECTRONICS NOW Aug 1994 (v.65#8) pg. 53

Receiving weather-satellite photos from both American and Soviet satellites. Instructions for building your own antenna. Sources for receiving equipment noted.
HANDS-ON ELECTRONICS Nov 1987 (v.4#11) pg. 40

Receiving satellite weather photos from lower-orbiting 500-mile-high meteorological satellites. Includes construction details for a simple antenna and a description of the necessary computer, radio and imaging equipment.
MODERN ELECTRONICS [2] Sep 1988 (v.5#9) pg. 82

Weather satellite stations. How to assemble your own station for tracking and/or receiving WEFAX weather maps from both polar orbiting and geo-stationary satellites. Part 1. The satellites.
POPULAR COMMUNICATIONS Sep 1994 (v.13#1) pg. 47

Weather satellite stations. Part 2. Modifying a Radio Shack Pro-59 scanner to receive weather satellite signals.
POPULAR COMMUNICATIONS Oct 1994 (v.13#2) pg. 47

Weather satellite stations. Part 3. Antennas, pre-amps and feed lines.
POPULAR COMMUNICATIONS Nov 1994 (v.13#3) pg. 36

Weather satellite stations. Part 4. Coffee-can antenna for geo-stationary satellites piggybacks on a standard TVRO dish antenna.
POPULAR COMMUNICATIONS Dec 1994 (v.13#4) pg. 54

Facsimile recorder to pick up weather satellite pictures of cloud cover. Satellite data can also be recorded on a tape recorder for subsequent playback and conversion into pictures.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN Jan 1974 (v.230#1) pg. 114

How to make a helical type directional antenna for picking up images of cloud cover as photographed by weather satellites.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN Dec 1975 (v.233#6) pg. 122