[TowerTalk] determining db gain

Dan Evans n9rla@yahoo.com
Fri, 9 Feb 2001 18:56:35 -0800

Recently on 75 meters while calling the same station, I was reported as 2 s
units better than another station.
I was using my rain gutters for an antenna, the other station was using a
Since an s unit is typically 6 db, I have therefore determined that my rain
gutters have 12db gain over a rhombic.

Sorry, I thought the list could use some comic relief:-)

Dan Evans N9RLA
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Scottsburg, IN 47170
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