Both of my Ham-M's have brake wedges. But the CDR-44 that I used to have
had a friction brake, and that friction brake will allow the mast and
antennas to turn with enough wind.
de Paul, W8AEF
----- Original Message -----
From: "Dino Darling" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Wednesday, January 01, 2003 6:59 PM
Subject: Re: [Towertalk] Ham-M slippage
> The Ham-M does not have a brake. Its the small light duty unit.
> At 04:22 AM 01/01/2003 -0700, you wrote:
> >Sounds like the brake wedge is broken. If that indeed turns out to be
> >the case, it is an easy replacment. Use a hardened aftermarket model.