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[TowerTalk] Treating aluminum (was New Source for Yagi Ubolts)

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Subject: [TowerTalk] Treating aluminum (was New Source for Yagi Ubolts)
From: (Mike Gilmer - N2MG)
Date: 4 Jun 2001 18:39:20 -0700
On Mon, 04 June 2001, Stan or Patricia Griffiths wrote:

> I have never heard of any beam booms or
> elements being anodized...

Anodizing is unfortunately non-conductive.

Some other anti-corrosive treatments for aluminum retain conductivity such as 
iridite/alodine.  If I recall, these aren't as durable.

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