Doesn't SteppIR have their own reflector? Why can't all this discussion go
----- Original Message -----
From: "Bill Turner" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Monday, June 11, 2007 4:13 PM
Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] step away from stepIR
> ORIGINAL MESSAGE:
> On Mon, 11 Jun 2007 15:00:18 -0400, "Tom Rauch" <email@example.com>
>>It isn't how an antenna really works that matters. The only
>>thing that really matters is how we feel about it.
>>I've worked VK several times from my mobile on 160, and even
>>Europe on SSB 160. I've worked VK3IM while he was mobile a
>>dozen times or more on 160. In all cases antenna efficiency
>>was less than 1% and power less than 400W, only 100W for the
>>VK3 who used to work me.
> ------------ REPLY FOLLOWS ------------
> Spot on, as they say.
> SteppIR is becoming a religion, much like Collins.
> Bill W6WRT
> TowerTalk mailing list
TowerTalk mailing list