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[TowerTalk] Burying radials

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Subject: [TowerTalk] Burying radials
From: (Dick Green)
Date: Sat Jun 7 10:57:24 2003
I put down 240 radials for a 4-square on a piece of densly forested land
that had been cleared for the purpose. There were lots of roots, stumps and
debris. I used bare #16 copper wire. For staples, I used the largest bobby
pins I could find. The bobby pins were surprisingly effective. Even on this
sort of terrain, radials do tend to bury themselves over time. There are
still some areas where I can see the radials, but most of the wire is under
a layer of loose soil, debris and vegetation.

73, Dick WC1M

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