[TowerTalk] Limited Space Antenna Recommendations
Sun, 15 Feb 1998 18:04:46 -0500
Landen Stoker wrote:
> Hey Guys, here is a question someone might be able to help me with. With
> a tower that I have I am limited to the turning radius i can have due to
> obstructions. And no I can't cut the obstructions down they are not
> trees :-) I currentley have a Butternut Butterfly which the elements are
> abt 12 ft long with a boom of 7 feet but I long for a better
> antenna.The A3S is too big since it has 27 ft elements . Is there a
> antenna out there that might work for me, that has shorter elements
> maybe 15- 20 ft. I know it is a long shot but thanks.
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What about a quad? My Lighting Bolt, 2 el, has an 8' boom with a 10.6'
turning radius. You can also get a Gem Quad with a even shorter radius.
15 miles east of Dayton
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