I had seen this page on rtl-sdr.com and wanted to give it a go myself.
I ended up with this as my first attempt, The antenna elements are wire pulled from old mains cables held by a DC jack.
Its not the best however it gave me my first signal from a NOAA satellite and i was able to decode this from NOAA 18 on a very low pass.
It didn’t get the best signal, but for being tested by a house on a tripod its something.
Next up will be mounting it on the house in place of my CB antenna.