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Re: [Amps] teeny copper strap

To: <>, "'Pete Smith'" <>
Subject: Re: [Amps] teeny copper strap
From: "W7RY" <>
Date: Wed, 7 Jun 2006 07:07:00 -0700
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Also try hobby stores. They have small sheets (~4"X6") of copper, brass
and aluminum that you can cut into strips.  The display also has small
pieces of tubing as well. And possibly shops that specialize in model

I have found it at our local farm supply (Wilco) as well. If you have a
Cenex in your area try them too.

Jim W7RY

-----Original Message-----
From: []
On Behalf Of Mike McCarthy, W1NR
Sent: Wednesday, June 07, 2006 6:52 AM
To:; Pete Smith
Subject: Re: [Amps] teeny copper strap

I have been using copper flashing from Home Depot.  They will cut just
you need, like a 12"x12" piece.  Then bring it home and make strips with

Mike, W1NR

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Pete Smith" <>
To: <>
Sent: Wednesday, June 07, 2006 8:37 AM
Subject: [Amps] teeny copper strap

> Before I mail order some copper flashing or go to one of the lightning

> protection outfits for far more than I'll need, is there any non-radio

> source of appropriate stuff for grounding my SB-220 grids?  I think
> stained glass makers use copper foil strips, but assume that is
> too thin for what I need.
> 73, Pete N4ZR
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