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Subject: [TowerTalk] Dipole inside quad?
> I have a 2-element 3-band quad up about 45 feet. I'm wondering if I could
> a Cushcraft D3W 30-17-12 m rotatable dipole on the same mast, about 18"
> the boom of the quad with the dipole parallel to the quad elements.
You could also string full size elements on your existing Quad for
17 and 12m, and string a bent dipole for 30m on the spreaders as well. I've
done this... It's just as effective (more effective on 17 and 12m of
course), and VERY CHEAP...Hi!!
You can see mine at http://ireland.iol.ie/~bravo/#top if you're interested.
> Has anyone tried this?
> Vic, K2VCO
> Fresno CA
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