IMHO, field day is about emergency communications so any set-up that requires
a crane to set up two towers, no matter how they are guyed, is missing the
of emergency communications. For field day, we set up two wire antennas in the
and a Gap Challenger that was ground mounted. We got out several deep cycle
for the radios and later had a small generator that helped with the power
needs. We were
set-up and running in just an hour. We operated for the entire 24 hours and
picked up and moved the entire show in that same hour should the "emergency"
required. I do
not understand how it is that tower raising and all that fits in with a
That's just my thoughts,for what it's worth.
Tearlach de w8sco
There's nae man sae deif as he tha' winna hear.
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