> Government, commercial and military customers will replace
> periodic antennas with the SteppIR as soon as they learn
> performance improvement. Covering all frequencies at
higher gain at each
> frequency with four elements and low SWR instead of 20
elements is a good
> deal both cost and performance.
Perhaps they will, but I doubt it.
The log retains the advantage of wide bandwidth and no
tuning time. Keep in mind commercial installations also
don't use little toy logs. They generally have large
antennas that last for many many years and have much longer
booms with many more elements per band.
See: http://www.mscomputer.com for "Self Supporting Towers", "Wireless Weather
Stations", and lot's more. Call Toll Free, 1-800-333-9041 with any questions
and ask for Sherman, W2FLA.
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