Topband: 160M Helical Vertical
aa7jv at atlanticbb.net
Fri Apr 1 11:53:01 PDT 2011
On Fri, 1 Apr 2011 11:51:33 -0400
"Bill Wichers" <billw at waveform.net> wrote:
>I would suspect the tape may be more prone to arcing than >>round wire...
I have successfully used "tape" made by flattenning the
braid of RG8 type coax. It is easy to work with, can carry
plenty of current and does not have the sharp edges of the
real copper tape. I varnished the finised antenna both to
prevent corrsoion and to prevent acrcing.
GL es 73,
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