[AMRadio] "Hot" Broadcast Towers

sbjohnston at aol.com sbjohnston at aol.com
Tue Jan 13 09:26:43 EST 2009

The reason that the limits for RF exposure are less stringent for the 
LF and MF bands is that the wavelength is so long compared to the size 
of the human body that the body does not pick up as much energy.  In 
other words, the body is not as good an antenna for those lower 

If you are climbing directly on the antenna you pick up more than if 
you are just nearby, but it is still a manageable situation.

Steve WD8DAS

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