[TowerTalk] running cables up the tower

W5PR W5PR at swbell.net
Tue Sep 5 21:13:25 EDT 2006

 I shunt feed with the cables on the outside (but buried from the tower to
the shack).

Chuck W5PR

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Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] running cables up the tower

In a message dated 9/1/2006 7:21:27 A.M. Pacific Daylight Time,
towertalk-request at contesting.com writes:

>  If a tower is shunt-fed, particularly with high power, is  this an
exception to your general rule, Steve?

        Could be. Is having  the cables outside the tower destructive to the

performance of the  shunt-feeding? If so, then inside is okay. It's still a 
bunch of work.  YMMV?
Steve     K7LXC

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