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Re: [TowerTalk] Was "43ft Vertical Feeding

Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] Was "43ft Vertical Feeding
From: "Dan Zimmerman N3OX" <>
Date: Tue, 25 Nov 2008 00:19:47 -0600
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"Another advantage to switching L networks is that it's fast.  In a contest
you don't want to wait for an antenna to adjust."

Honestly, that's why I bothered with this:

and this:

instead of just sticking this out at the base:

I just switch bands too much to twiddle knobs.  A relay-based autotuner
would be nearly as fast and a relay based memory tuner would be even faster,
and equivalent to what I did, but it didn't take too long to hack together
my networks.  Had lots of caps lying around though.


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