[Antennaware] Antenna Support

Guy Olinger, K2AV k2av@contesting.com
Wed, 21 Aug 2002 22:26:24 -0400

You may have hit the nail on the head. Sounds exactly like an
expensive antenna to erect in those circumstances.

If you can get your mitts on telephone poles cheep and have a means to

Even guyed Radio Shack poles are a problem by the time you are done.

Otherwise, why do you want a horizontal loop antenna?

73, Guy.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Richard L. Knox" <knoxr@erim-int.com>
To: <antennaware@contesting.com>
Sent: Monday, August 19, 2002 1:01 PM
Subject: [Antennaware] Antenna Support

> I am not a regular member of this forum, so please forgive me if
this is
> an imappropriate question to the members of this group.
> I am trying to erect a large horizontal loop antenna in a field next
> my house.  Unfortunately there are no suitable trees to help support
> such.     Can anyone suggest to me a good source for some kind of
> poles that I could use and guy up to hold up the four corners?  I've
> seen the fiberglass types in the ads, but they seem quite expensive.
> Has anyone come across a cheaper yet effective alternative?
> The name here is Dick Knox and the Call Sign is KD4BRL.    My e-mail
> address is Richard.Knox@Veridian.com
> Thank You in advance and 73!      Dick
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