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1. [TowerTalk] FS - Houston TX area, Telex Hygain 52 ft crankup tower (score: 1)
Author: "Phil M." <>
Date: Sun, 1 Jun 2008 10:34:36 -0500
I bought this from an estate severeal months back and I now realize I will probably never get around to putting it up. It is a 3 section (20 foot per section) self-supporting crankup by Telex-Hygain.
/archives//html/Towertalk/2008-06/msg00009.html (7,100 bytes)

2. [TowerTalk] Need info on stacking some yagi antenas (score: 1)
Author: Phil <>
Date: Sun, 16 Dec 2018 08:48:35 -0600
I'm putting up a crank-up tower with a TH7-dx on it. I'd like to add a 6-meter yagi and a 2-meter yagi above that. Can anyone suggest a proper spacing for these? Should the 2-meter be on top or in th
/archives//html/Towertalk/2018-12/msg00186.html (6,634 bytes)

3. [TowerTalk] Thrust bearing info needed .. Peer FTJ-211 (score: 1)
Author: Phil <>
Date: Wed, 13 Mar 2019 07:04:27 -0500
This bearing is on top of a used W-51 crank-up that I'm planning on using. It does have a grease fitting. Is this a reasonable quality bearing or should I consider replacing it? thanks, 73, Phil W5BV
/archives//html/Towertalk/2019-03/msg00180.html (6,641 bytes)

4. [TowerTalk] Need M2 6-meter beam identification help (score: 1)
Author: Phil <>
Date: Mon, 8 Apr 2019 05:15:11 -0500
I bought a used M2 6-meter beam at a hamfest this past weekend. The seller had a few pages of info and said it was an M2 6M7JHV. After getting it home and laying it out in the shop floor, I find that
/archives//html/Towertalk/2019-04/msg00057.html (6,941 bytes)

5. Re: [TowerTalk] Question altering concrete base dimensions Hygain HG-52SS/thanks to all (score: 1)
Author: Phil <>
Date: Wed, 1 May 2019 14:45:28 -0500
I'd be interested in the responses to this question. Why don't people use "reply all" to topics of general interest? Could whoever Paul is please post his information on the proper formula? thanks, 7
/archives//html/Towertalk/2019-05/msg00004.html (9,553 bytes)

6. Re: [TowerTalk] Vertical (score: 1)
Author: Phil <>
Date: Tue, 27 Aug 2019 16:52:25 -0500
My personal experience with the R9 was not good. I'd been a Cushcraft fan for years and when my R8 got trashed I decided to put the R9 to have the 80 meter coverage. First, the antenna is tall and yo
/archives//html/Towertalk/2019-08/msg00188.html (8,262 bytes)

7. [TowerTalk] Yaesu rotator and control box compatibility (score: 1)
Author: Phil <>
Date: Wed, 9 Oct 2019 14:39:37 -0500
I am currently using a Yaesu GS-800SA rotator but bought a GS-1000DXA for use on a planned new tower. The 1000DXA has a preset function on the control box that the 800SA does not. Can I use the 1000D
/archives//html/Towertalk/2019-10/msg00079.html (6,948 bytes)

8. [TowerTalk] kt-34 info and help needed (score: 1)
Author: Phil <>
Date: Mon, 9 Dec 2019 17:58:50 -0600
Today I picked up a "kt-34" from the ham shack of a friend who just recently went SK. It was all bundled and taped together. But, as the story goes, he bought the antenna that had come out of the est
/archives//html/Towertalk/2019-12/msg00036.html (7,406 bytes)

9. [TowerTalk] Need help estimating cable length of DXE 400 MAX (score: 1)
Author: Phil <>
Date: Sun, 12 Jan 2020 04:44:01 -0600
I am involved in selling items to benefit the estate of a SK. One of the items is a unused roll of 400MAX cable that is still in the plastic cling wrap it was shipped in. I know there is at least 100
/archives//html/Towertalk/2020-01/msg00156.html (7,253 bytes)

10. [TowerTalk] Hygain HDR-300 rotator for sale (score: 1)
Author: Phil <>
Date: Sun, 8 Mar 2020 05:20:50 -0500
On behalf of a friend's estate, I am selling a new Hygain HDR-300 rotator with control box and mast clamp. It appears to be a later model with a stainless shaft and a pigtail and connector for the ca
/archives//html/Towertalk/2020-03/msg00033.html (6,768 bytes)

11. [TowerTalk] Need info on balun for Hygain TH-7DX antenna (score: 1)
Author: Phil <>
Date: Thu, 2 Apr 2020 14:25:54 -0500
It appears that the balun on my TH-7 has died. Can someone please tell me if this is a 4:1 balun....the Hygain manual is silent on this subject as far as I can tell. thanks, 73, Phil W5BVB __________
/archives//html/Towertalk/2020-04/msg00005.html (6,712 bytes)

12. [TowerTalk] TH7-DX balun info -- thanks! (score: 1)
Author: Phil <>
Date: Fri, 3 Apr 2020 04:24:56 -0500
Thanks for all the responses. I suspected the BN-86 balun would not last when I put the antenna up so I acquired a DX Engineering balun as a spare. But, as I was getting ready to replace the old balu
/archives//html/Towertalk/2020-04/msg00018.html (7,330 bytes)

13. Re: [TowerTalk] Grounding an Alumatower (score: 1)
Author: Phil <>
Date: Mon, 11 May 2020 10:03:04 -0500
Get some thin stainless sheet....DX Engineering sells it. Wrap it around the tower leg and then put your grounding clamp on it. This is what I do even with my galvanized tower. Since it is aluminum,
/archives//html/Towertalk/2020-05/msg00063.html (8,688 bytes)

14. [TowerTalk] How best to cut 1/4 inch ss cable? (score: 1)
Author: Phil <>
Date: Sat, 27 Jun 2020 14:08:07 -0500
Any recommendations? I was thinking about taping the place for the cut with electrical tape and then wedging it in a piece of copper tubing.... thanks, 73, Phil W5BVB ________________________________
/archives//html/Towertalk/2020-06/msg00212.html (7,324 bytes)

15. [TowerTalk] thanks for info on cutting ss cable (score: 1)
Author: Phil <>
Date: Sun, 28 Jun 2020 04:18:55 -0500
thanks for all the info. My bolt cutter is a little old and worn so I think I'll probably go with the angle grinder and cutoff wheel approach. At least I'm now comfortable that I can do a reasonable
/archives//html/Towertalk/2020-06/msg00224.html (6,605 bytes)

16. Re: [TowerTalk] Buck stop Model 54V116S1 (score: 1)
Author: Phil <>
Date: Wed, 1 Jul 2020 13:16:45 -0500
It does not look like a harness to me.... 73, Phil W5BVB For Sale For full body harness with steel ring dorsal attachment. Length-6ft. Meets AST
/archives//html/Towertalk/2020-07/msg00005.html (8,320 bytes)

17. Re: [TowerTalk] How to fix crooked Rohn 45G short base? (score: 1)
Author: Phil <>
Date: Sat, 4 Jul 2020 09:02:03 -0500
Does Rohn offer flat bottom and top plates for 45G? If so, buy one of each, put the top plate on what you already have in the ground and bolt the bottom plate to it with shims to get it plumb. good l
/archives//html/Towertalk/2020-07/msg00032.html (9,067 bytes)

18. Re: [TowerTalk] Mast slippage (score: 1)
Author: Phil <>
Date: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 06:45:26 -0500
I'd suggest drilling only part way into the mast on one side, tapping the hole in the rotator clamp on that side, and screwing a bolt in far far enough to go down in the mast a little. 73, Phil W5BVB
/archives//html/Towertalk/2020-07/msg00374.html (10,015 bytes)

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