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Re: [TowerTalk] B olted connections to concrete

To: "'Nick Pair'" <>,<>
Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] B olted connections to concrete
From: "Gary Schafer" <>
Date: Thu, 6 Jul 2006 12:54:50 -0500
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>Most antenna radials are part of the antenna
> tuning and therefore need to be a tuned length to be as effective as
> possible. Again that is another thread that the group may want to rehash
> again.:-)
>   So put that box of concrete anchors away and get out the antenna
> analyzer to tune radials. Then you can sit back and enjoy your new
> concrete work!
>   73
>   Nick
>   WB7PEK

Tuned radials do not exist when buried or laid on the ground. The velocity
factor on the wire is much slower when on or in the ground.

Gary  K4FMX


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