[TowerTalk] skirt wires on a tower

Jeff Carter towertalk at hidden-valley.com
Wed Sep 24 22:56:17 EDT 2008

There's a picture here:



---- Original message ----
>Date: Wed, 24 Sep 2008 21:34:27 -0500
>From: "donhall161" <donhall161 at sbcglobal.net>
>Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] skirt wires on a tower
>To: <n5pht at arrl.net>,<towertalk at contesting.com>
>Page 36 of The ARRL Antenna Compendium, Volume 2, has an article describing
>this type of antenna. It uses three drop wires and skirts.
>The simpler single drop wire versions are described in numerous articles,
>one of the first by Earl Cunningham, K6SE(SK), in The ARRL Antenna
>Anthology, p34.
>I have used my LM354 with three drop wires for 75,80 and 160 in two
>different locations. Results can be seen in my DXCC totals.
>73  Don  K5AQ

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