Comment about antenna wires lighting fires in trees is, of course, valid.
I totally burned up (left ashes only) the fiberglass end inulators on my
160 traped dipole a couple of years ago. Found the char remains in the
grass, luckly it was wet grass because I live in a forest with lots of
highly burnable ground cover. K4VUD
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