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## Re: [TowerTalk] Problems on a 2el vertical Array

 To: Re: [TowerTalk] Problems on a 2el vertical Array "Rick Karlquist" richard@karlquist.com Fri, 9 Jan 2004 10:29:11 -0800 (PST)
 ```Mark Beckwith said: > Where you may not be realizing your model is: The model probably > allocates power equally (50/50) between each vertical, right? You don't want the power to split equally. You want equal element currents. Typically, the rear element receives only a small percentage of the power thru the coax, being almost parasitic. Feed the verticals with 1/4 wave lines and get the voltage at the feed end of the lines equal. Then the currents will be equal. Rick N6RK _______________________________________________ See: http://www.mscomputer.com for "Self Supporting Towers", "Wireless Weather Stations", and lot's more. Call Toll Free, 1-800-333-9041 with any questions and ask for Sherman, W2FLA. _______________________________________________ TowerTalk mailing list TowerTalk@contesting.com http://lists.contesting.com/mailman/listinfo/towertalk ```
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