Although very expensive, someone once suggested using teflon coated wire
for quad elements. The objective was to minimize icing and snow
buildup. Seemed like a reasonable idea, and I wonder if anyone has ever
Incidentally, the lowest price I was able to find for #12 Teflon coated
wire was $350/500 ft.
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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