Icom made some radios that used a fiber link back in the 1980s. The IC-900
and IC-901 I believe the only HF modules were for 10 meters. It was a cool
concept, way ahead of it's time.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Jim Lux" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "David Robbins K1TTT" <email@example.com>; "reflector -tower"
Sent: Friday, January 21, 2005 2:02 PM
Subject: RE: [TowerTalk] "Wire"less antenna connection
> At 07:47 AM 1/21/2005, David Robbins K1TTT wrote:
> >No lightning threat from supplying AC power??? How about just parking a
> >fuelcell or generator at the tower.
> Minimal lightning threat for the operators, anyway... The generator's
> to take a hit.
> Hey.. you could sit at home in the comfort of your living room and shoot
> the stuff over the internet. (except that FD requires the control op to be
> in the 1000 foot circle).
> 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.
> TowerTalk mailing list
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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