I think your efforts should be rewarded but the test is flawed.
Try using QRP and an attenuator. Get a distant station to record the two
transmissions...one with and one without the 1db attenuator in the output.
[mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of David Gilbert
Sent: Tuesday, May 29, 2007 7:19 PM
To: Bob Houf at Comcast; CADXA; TowerTalk; Brian MacHunter
Subject: [TowerTalk] One DB
Someone on the Towertalk reflector recently asked whether an additional
one db of antenna gain was worth pursuing. The answer, of course, was
that it all depends...
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