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Re: [TowerTalk] Radial wire and antenna spacing

Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] Radial wire and antenna spacing
From: "Pat Barthelow" <>
Date: Mon, 30 Jan 2006 10:02:40 -0800
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Re Cheap radial wire...

Find a friendly Telco guy, and scrounge some multi pair telco cable, or find 
their 'dump' and do same..
Xacto Knife; split the jacket, and untwist the spiral wrapped wire... lots 
of wire there...
If you were in or near Monterey, we could chop some off for you from a 3000+ 
ft surplus  spool of the stuff...

73, DX, de Pat Barthelow AA6EG

>From: <>
>To: <>
>Subject: [TowerTalk] Radial wire and antenna spacing
>Date: Mon, 30 Jan 2006 12:51:02 -0500
>Does anyone know of a source for inexpensive wire for making up a radial 
>system? Being as there is so much wire needed price is a factor 
>Also I have a telrex 20m646 and a hygain 155ca about 11 feet apart, I was 
>looking to put a force 12 ( or other kind of 12 and 17 dualbander) between 
>them, the 20m646 is at bout 100 feet, the 155ca is above that.
>Thanks for the input.
>73 joe N4JBK


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