The Medicina 32-m dish is provided with the following receivers:
|L||1.4||21||1.35 - 1.45||Primary|
|L||1.6||18||1.595 - 1.715||Primary|
|S||2.3||13||2.20 - 2.36||Primary|
|C||5||6||4.3 - 5.8||Cassegrain|
|C||6||5||5.9 - 7.10||Cassegrain|
|X||8.3||3.6||8.18 - 8.98||Primary|
|K||22||1.3||18 - 26.5||Cassegrain|
The Medicina 32-m antenna is a Cassegrain radiotelescope with parabolic primary mirror and hyperbolic secondary mirror.
Main specs of the instrument are: frequency agility (the observing frequency can be changed very quickly, with a tmax lower than 4min) and complete automation and remote control of the observing settings.