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[TowerTalk] Guying a vertical whip

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Subject: [TowerTalk] Guying a vertical whip
Date: Sun, 16 Mar 1997 22:30:43 +0000
      I want to put up a 20'  VHF whip above my house, and since I'm 
in the middle of town I intend putting in on a 20' mast  to 
get it above the noise. This would be fixed to a wall just under the
waves of my house. The whip is the Cushcraft ARX6 and the mast 
would be 1.5" od Aluminium pole. 
    At what heights should I guy the antenna. One at the top of the 
mast, and one 2/3 up the whip ?  Wind wise I'm very sheltered but the
mast will start 20-25 ft up and I don't want it crashing down on my

     73 de GJ0NYG Joe

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