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:email@example.com] 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...
TowerTalk mailing list