[TowerTalk] The ultimate one tower system?
Tue, 14 Dec 1999 22:32:11 -0600
To take full advantage of your mast, you need to have the
top set of guys at the top of the tower. Can you re-guy at
33-35, 66-70, and 100 ft.
Then stack tribanders at 40, 70, 115 ft with a 2L40 / 2L80
or 80 Dipole at 100 ft?
The lower two tribanders are near optimal spacing for 10/15
and the top two tribanders are optimally spaced for 20M.
The simple thing to do is use a 2 stack arrangement using
1 and 2 or 2 and 3 on each band, selecting whichever is best.
If you can also select each individually, that is even better,
giving you more directional flexibility.
de Tom N4KG
On Tue, 14 Dec 1999 07:58:15 -0800 "Dinkelman, Michael W."
> Hello Tom
> Thats difficult. It's a military surplus aluminum tower
> (bolted together). About the size of Rohn 55 for the
> first 50 feet and then one taper to Rohn 45 size for the
> top 50'. Guys at 30,60,and 90. Pretty strong actually.
> I would say comparable to Rohn 45. Had Steve/K7LXC come out
> and look at it last summer before it went up. Didn't
> see any problems with it.
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: firstname.lastname@example.org [SMTP:email@example.com]
> > Sent: Tuesday, December 14, 1999 5:58 AM
> > To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> > Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] The ultimate one tower system?
> > You neglected to mention how strong your tower is (R25, 45, 55?)
> > and where the guys are located. Please advise.
> > de Tom N4KG
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