[AMRadio] Valiant and Loop progress


Anthony W. DePrato wa4jqs at mikrotec.com
Tue Dec 6 12:13:46 EST 2005


>Old age is a bummer. i forgot to add that i get reducers for the conduit 
>pipe so that they will fit together. I end up with around $100.00 bucks in 
>a 60 foldover mast. you can also put a small yagi for vhf on top if you 
>want.. i have also installed  108 in whips for a top hat and since the 
>mast is not gounded installed a loading coil at the base and used as a 
>vertical on 80 and 160. but then you get into putting out a good radial 
>system. bottom line is you have a little of both worlds.. dipoles that you 
>can change for the ground with the pulleys and a 60 ft vertical. .

73 Tony


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ANTHONY W. (Tony) DePrato WA4JQS EXTRA - HEAVY
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