Saturday, July 22, 2017

Solo antenna mast erecting - Ham Radio know how. Post #1197.


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Placing your ham radio antenna atop a mast can really boost your your antenna performance, especially if you're using a small yagi beam. In this video, "ColdMoon" shows how he erected a mast by himself using 3 guy lines and a fiberglass pole.  While this arrangement works, it may be safer to have a friend help you, in case there is a problem.

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Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM)