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RE: [TowerTalk] Quad vs SteppIR

To: "ABowenN4OO" <>,"Bill Ogden" <>
Subject: RE: [TowerTalk] Quad vs SteppIR
From: "Richard (Rick) Karlquist (N6RK)" <>
Date: Tue, 31 Aug 2004 08:44:52 -0700
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I have a Lightning Bolt quad and a 4 element SteppIR.
My experience is the same, the SteppIR is way more
directive than the quad.  Before the quad, I had a
KT34.  It was also more directive than the quad.
I only got the quad because it covered the WARC bands.

Rick N6RK

> Subject: [TowerTalk] Quad vs SteppIR
> I took down my Lightning Bolt quad, which had been on a 70 ft tower for 9
> years. I replaced it with the 3 el SteppIR.
> The first thing I noticed on 20M, was that I had to point the antenna in
> the direction I wanted to talk instead of just aiming it north


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