Lyle- is the tower you used the self supporter north of town or the guyed stick down by the water?
On 8/1/2017 1:10 AM, RADIO DOCTOR wrote:
> One evening in the winter of 1962-63 I fired up my ARC-5 with a pair
> of 1625's as a balanced modulater to create double sideband on 75
> meters and said "This is K9DKW speaking coast to coast". A voice
> answered from southern Georgia, saying "With that signal, y'all are
> talkin' round the world! What kinda power or antenna y'all runnin' up
> there?" At which point I had to admit that it was a full wave
> vertical (250') with 120 radials. I'd hooked up to my rig after
> shutting down WDOR-AM 910 in Sturgeon Bay, WI at sunset a couple hours
> earlier. Used my Johnson Viking Matchbox out at the dog house at the
> end of our long RG-17/U feedline.