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 email@example.com
>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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