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Re: [TowerTalk] Covert Mast and Yagi

To: Paul Carr <>,
Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] Covert Mast and Yagi
From: Jim Lux <>
Date: Fri, 07 Nov 2003 10:08:14 -0800
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At 04:30 PM 11/6/2003 -0900, Paul Carr wrote:
There is also the option of the flag pole vertical. That might keep you out of trouble with the homeowners association.

And, to extend a bit, the phased array of flag pole verticals. You are potentially cursed, though, but the ground characteristics in the "near field" having a huge effect on the underlying performance.

When you start putting the antenna up in the air, it helps a bunch, because not as much of the reactive field around the antenna is in a lossy medium.

Perhaps you could sow your yard (and your neighbors') with salt? All in a good cause, of course.


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