[TowerTalk] Yagis and Rivets
Thu, 16 Mar 2000 12:27:42 EST
In a message dated 03/16/2000 8:49:13 AM Pacific Standard Time,
> The problem I have is that the rivets are SLIGHTLY loose. Loose enough so
> that I can rotate and wiggle one element section a bit with respect to its
> mate. It's pretty subtle and not like the elements are about to come apart
> or anything that drastic.
Well, if it was my antenna I'd replace all the rivets and then back up
each joint with a TEK screw. I'll bet you a nickel that no additional
problems will surface on the element joints and you can get on to something
else like *using* the antenna - hi.
Cheers, Steve K7LXC
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