[AMRadio] Ice Storm


Mike WE0H we0h at yahoo.com
Sat Mar 8 19:41:07 EST 2008


A homebrew tennis ball launcher fired at the boom might knock the ice 
loose for antennas up to high to do it by hand. Or smacking the tower 
legs with a dead blow plastic hammer.

Mike
WE0H


Bob Bruno - K2KI wrote:
> Hey all,
>
> This is pointed mostly to the New England folks who are getting hit 
> hard with Freezing rain.
>
> I just came from outside where I had to "beat" my wire antennas to 
> knock off the better that 1/4" of ice that has accumulated over the 
> past hour.
>
> My TH6DXX is also getting hammered but I can't get to it. :-(
>
> Go out and knock the ice off before the ice "Knocks-off" your antennas.
>
> Good luck es 73...
>
> Bob de k2ki



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