|Subject:||Re: [TowerTalk] Rotators again|
|From:||Pete Smith <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Mon, 14 Jun 2004 15:17:46 -0400|
At 09:54 AM 6/14/2004, Joe SUbich, K4IK wrote:
> However, I've often wondered why more hams don't use the trick that > seems to be universal on the TV trucks with the pneumatic masts -- > they wind the coax around the mast instead of having a free-standing > loop.
OK, I take your point, but coiling the feedline around the mast in the way I described certainly strikes me as neater and less prone to error than the traditional floppy rotator loop.
73, Pete N4ZR
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