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Photos from the Antenna Raising

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A photo album of photos I took last week Wednesday (October 7).  We attached the new HyGain TH-11-DX beam antenna to its mast on the tower, and completed assembling the last antenna segment. With much care and attention to safety, … Continue reading

The tower base is “clean” and waiting.

It was a beautiful day at lunchtime when the clouds were shading the area and a breeze was blowing.  Unfortunately, little of either happened during removal of the concrete’s frame or supporting 2 x 4’s during lunchtime today.  The base is ready to have the tower attached at the pivot points during this afternoon’s “play session”.IMG_20150715_130844493

In addition we could build the gin pole inside and take benefit of the air conditioned climate.

Gin Pole