[TowerTalk] C31 ant file - query
Wed, 23 Feb 2000 14:57:56 -0500
If this 1/4 " stuff is based on modelling, something is most likely
wrong with the model - either not enough segments, some kind of
rounding error, or who knows what else.
If it's based on an actual antenna, I hope the wind never blows!
On 23 Feb 00, at 14:37, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> K2AV claims that some of the dimensions of the C31XR are critical to
> 1/4" - this seems to be extremely uncommon in a HF antenna - given
> that the holes to adjust a C3 are 1" apart for adjustment purposes!
> And the swaying of the elements in the breeze could conceivably change
> the effective spacing by at least that amount.
> I would be disinclined to purchase a HF antenna that required that
> degree of accuracy to make it work.
> Terry Zivney, N4TZ/9
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