Yes. I have a 400 Watt unit about 7 foot above my Hy-Gain TH6 from Southwest
Windpower (Air 403). I haven't had any problems with RFI that I was able to
This particular unit can be turned off remotely by "shorting" the output, and
supplies 28VDC to eight 6 volt batteries in a series/parrallel configuration. I
also have 480 watts of solar input. My inverter is a Trace SW4024.
The attached photo was the same configuration above my Mosely Classic 33.
>Sent: Jul 2, 2006 3:18 PM
>Subject: [TowerTalk] Wind generators/towers and antennas
>I am in the midst of designing a new station for KH6 and it appears I may be
>putting up some Rohn 55 as a support for a wind generator to provide
>It certainly would be a shame to let a good 60-90 foot of tower be wasted on
>just that and the thought occurred to me that the tower could be used as a
>support for wire antennas as well as possibly side-mounted Yagis.
>Has anyone had experience with mounting antennas on the same tower as wind
>generators? If so, what was the experience with RFI on the antennas? And if
>not on the same tower, has anyone had experience mounting antennas anywhere
>near the wind generator and what, if any RFI was noticed?
>KH6 law restricts hams to one 90 foot tower and it would be nice to have
>another sky hook up for inverted-vees/guy wires.
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