On 12/10/2019 4:46 PM, jimlux wrote:
When Jim does his "hook it to the bumper and pull til failure", I'm
going to guess that it fails at the end, not in the middle.
Yep. Usually NEAR one end but rarely AT the end. Our immovable object is
usally a big redwood, but I've also used a telephone pole. W6GJB, who
does the rigging and the pulling, is quite particular about minimizing
those high stress points and pulling very slowly with his pickup. Glen
is an ME/Aero E retired from the space program.
73, Jim K9YC
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