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3 mm Continuum Receiver

This receiver is not used at present since the 3 mm SIS receiver is more sensitive and stable enough for continuum pointing. The Schottky receiver is in stand-by and will be put into operation in case of a failure of the 3 mm SIS receiver.

Figure: Performance of the 3mm SIS receiver

Robert Lucas
Thu Mar 9 12:14:01 MET 1995