[TowerTalk] static cat

Jim Lux jimlux at earthlink.net
Sun Mar 21 06:37:27 EST 2004

Such schemes have been around for centuries (ever since Ben Franklin
invented the lightning rod).  I seem to recall some papers from the folks at
Erico in Australia describing the effectiveness (or not) with reasonably
well controlled experimental setups, but I can't recall the overall summary.

Why not ask the mfr for some data (other than anecdotal) to back up their

----- Original Message -----
From: "isp" <isp at bnjcomp.com>
To: "towertalk" <towertalk at contesting.com>
Sent: Saturday, March 20, 2004 11:53 PM
Subject: [TowerTalk] static cat

> I just learned about an item  called a staticat.  The people that used it
> says
> they use to have several lightening strikes a year and now do not get any
> lightening strikes.  Does anyone know about this item?  It is expensive
> would pay for itself in one blown radio.
> Manufacturer can be found at www.cortanacorporation.com.   anyone have
> opinions?
> thanks Terry
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