I've had my old style potted philly up for almost 30 years
now in one of the world's highest UV radiation locations. It
hasn't failed yet, and there is no visible deterioration.
Dave Hachadorian, K6LL
----- Original Message -----
From: "Tim Heger" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Wednesday, March 14, 2007 11:22 PM
Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] Polyrod vs Philly vs 502s
> Anyone know how many years Phillystran should be good for?
> Mine is about 18
> years old, and wondering if I should consider replacement.
> Tim - N3XX
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: <Cqtestk4xs@aol.com>
> To: <TOWERTALK@contesting.com>
> Sent: Wednesday, March 14, 2007 3:41 PM
> Subject: [TowerTalk] Polyrod vs Philly vs 502s
>> I have had some of the Phillystran I will use out in
>> Hawaii for over 20
>> years. Other than having to spray the old fashioned
>> potting ends with
>> galvanizing spray, they are in excellent shape.
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