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> Sent: Wednesday, September 13, 2006 8:01 PM
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> Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] R7000--vendor support
> On 13 Sep 2006 at 19:53, W4ZW wrote:
> < snip >
> > I also like the R-7 family of 3/8 WL verticals.
> Lightweight, easily
> > packed for travel, quick to put up, and quite effective. For our
> > Shark's Tooth festival in Venice, FL, we had one of my R-7's and a
> > Force 12 Sigma 5 both mounted on posts in the ground and
> it took the guys about 10 seconds to
> > abandon the Force 12 for the R-7.
> And this was because...?
> George T. Daughters, K6GT
I thought the answer was obvious. The R-7 was substantially a better
performer on the bands we used, 20M and 15M. Both transmit and receive on
Jon Hamlet, W4ZW
Casey Key Island, Florida
"A little piece of paradise in the Gulf of Mexico"
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