> Interested to find out if any contesters using the SteppIR 3 element find
> that the QSY time between bands is too objectionable. I found out from
> SteppIR that from 20 to 15 the time is about 9 seconds and from 20 to 10 it
> is 12 seconds. Since this will be my only antenna for those bands it appears
> that QSY in contests is not very swift. Thoughts?
Honest Truth, 12 seconds to QSY is a whine not a legit complaint. Anyone who
thinks 12 seconds in a contest will make the diff has issues. And
they More than
likely have 17 Mono banders at dfferent levels pointing 5 different directions.
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Stations", and lot's more. Call Toll Free, 1-800-333-9041 with any questions
and ask for Sherman, W2FLA.
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