|[AMRadio] Ice Storm|
Bob Bruno - K2KI
k2ki at starc.org
Sat Mar 8 19:44:00 EST 2008
I would really love to have a tennis ball launcher. I saw a YouTube
video demonstrating one.
I tried the hammer part. It took some off the tower and maybe some off
the ends but that's it.
Thanks for the reply...
Bob de k2ki
Mike WE0H wrote:
> 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.
> 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
More information about the AMRadio mailing list
This page last updated 21 Oct 2017.