Have you tried tuning the Force 12 coil/hairpin combo on their 40M
yagi antennas? Equally a pain.
IMHO potential quad owners need a tilt over tower, a HAZER tower or a
friend with a cherry picker. Antenna planning always has to consider
getting the antenna up, tuned and repaired!
Fortunately, I realized that fact of life before trying to use a
73 de Brian/K3KO
> In a message dated 9/7/01 8:42:10 AM Pacific Daylight Time,
> firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
> > On a 5 band 4 element quad you have 15 stubs. Each requires lowering
> > antenna and raising it several times. Lots of work.
> Amen. You can burn a LOT of time twiddling with the tuning. That's why I
> switched to yagis.
> Cheers, Steve K7LXC
> Tower Tech
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