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Link Posted: 1/22/2022 8:34:21 PM EDT
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much better than most ham setups


split bolts are not the best, specially for outdoors
C-taps are much better if you can find a way to install 'em (rental crimpers?)
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Yea they look good, but the cost of crimpers?
Link Posted: 1/22/2022 9:12:58 PM EDT
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Link Posted: 1/23/2022 12:48:17 PM EDT
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thats why I mentioned rentals or maybe you know an electrician friend?  ask in Team (?)

but you gotta do what you gotta do..  still grounding it better than %99 of all other ham installations
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I also forgot to mention that they will be going through a piece of 1/4" (hopefully!) copper plate.  Assuming I can get one without paying an arm and a leg for it from my local welding company.
Link Posted: 1/23/2022 1:13:52 PM EDT
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I LOVE this pic.

Jeeps FOR THE WIN.

If you posted this on https://forums.qrz.com/index.php?forums/ham-radio-gear-for-sale.7/

LIKE NEW $375

nobody would batt an eye.

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......and some dumbass would buy it


Link Posted: 1/23/2022 2:11:43 PM EDT
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I LOVE this pic.

Jeeps FOR THE WIN.

If you posted this on https://forums.qrz.com/index.php?forums/ham-radio-gear-for-sale.7/

LIKE NEW $375

nobody would batt an eye.

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......and some dumbass would buy it


https://i.imgur.com/1gONYWR.jpeg
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@RED_5, @Derek45,

I'll either get some pretty good offers or I'll be banned.  We taking bets?

https://forums.qrz.com/index.php?threads/for-sale-like-new-kenwood-tm-271a.797377/
Link Posted: 1/23/2022 2:40:40 PM EDT
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@RED_5, @Derek45,

I'll either get some pretty good offers or I'll be banned.  We taking bets?

https://forums.qrz.com/index.php?threads/for-sale-like-new-kenwood-tm-271a.797377/
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I just fent, and gave you a like before they nuke it
Link Posted: 1/24/2022 12:02:51 AM EDT
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Link Posted: 1/24/2022 1:32:17 AM EDT
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I just fent, and gave you a like before they nuke it
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So far I've been "offered" $475 for "the pair" (I assume he wants the CB too) or a trade for a ham sandwich.

Something tells me they aren't taking the "ad" seriously.  
Link Posted: 1/24/2022 2:51:55 AM EDT
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looks like you got the height thing taken care of


I'd go wild with that amount of space to work with.  HF / VHF, wire antennas, tower, etc..  I'm jelly
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Indeed!    

Nice elevation, OP!
Link Posted: 1/24/2022 11:44:28 AM EDT
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OP

I also have a Diamond F22A VHF antenna. It's a solid performer. I sparyed the white fiberglass with black flex seal and it blends into the background.
Link Posted: 1/28/2022 5:16:57 PM EDT
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OP

I also have a Diamond F22A VHF antenna. It's a solid performer. I sparyed the white fiberglass with black flex seal and it blends into the background.
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That was a mistake, the DXE sort said it was a dual 2m/70cm band antenna and I didn't catch it until later.  I'm now planning on the Diamond X200.  It's an 8.3 ft dual band.

Here is my latest design:


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