> However, Jim did say "a few miles" away. HFTA, N6BV's terrain analysis
> software for the ARRL, only includes terrain out to about 3 miles in its
> calculations. The shape of the terrain obstruction can also make a
> substantial difference in how much impact it will have.
> All that being said, 15 degrees... wow.
> 73, Pete N4ZR
Pete are you sure that is correct? I thought HFTA would do 149 terrain
points at whatever spacing provided, the tradeoff being fine structure
detail versus distance covered.
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