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[TowerTalk] RE: (Tower Talk) Unusual Tri-band Performance ??

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Subject: [TowerTalk] RE: (Tower Talk) Unusual Tri-band Performance ??
From: (Dale L Martin)
Date: Sun Aug 10 00:36:05 2003

Michael J. Donohue VE3YF wrote:
>   I overhead a conversation on 20m the other day where someone said
> he was using a Cushcraft A3S, which has been modified to act like on
> 10,15 &20 as a monoband 5 element Long John on a 55'  wide spaced
> beam. It has on 20m at least a 25+ dB F/B ratio and 13-14 dB forward
> gain. He won't give up the secret but for a tribander on a 14' boom, this
> seems almost too good to be true. Will this put Force-12 and M2 and
> other makers of large monoband beams out of business?
> 73 De Mike

But, was he using rope in his elements? 

dale, kg5u

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