Anybody remember an article on a 40 mtr beer can vertical circa 1956? I
had trouble raising it, but finally did. No software back then to model
Radials were insufficient... never did get it to work.
73, de Joe AA4NN
On Thu, 4 Nov 1999 16:35:38 -0800 "Jim Berry" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I built a couple of verticals in the past out of aluminum downspout.
> It worked pretty darn good. Shall we say it is a bit floppy after
> the 3rd section, but with proper guying the stuff will stay up thru
> the worst of weather. Now this stuff was the round kind. I do not
> even know if you can buy round aluminmum downspout pipe anymore.
> Only difference I can see between the newer square stuff and the old
> round stuff is what to set it on. With the old round stuff it was
> easy to set on an old bottle. The cost of 3 or 4 10 foot sections
> aluminum downspout is well worth the experiment I would feel.
> 73 Jim K7SLI
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