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Kite antenna?

Hello all

Do any of you have experience from using a kite antenna from a summit? How did you provide sufficient earth to bleed off static charges generated by the wind? Is a ground stake OK or did you use counterpoises as well?

73! Mads, la1tpa

In reply to LA1TPA:

http://www.qsl.net/g3cwi/kitesand.html

Use a radial and bleed static with an RF Choke. Dog stakes are useful.

http://www.pettastic-petsupplies.co.uk/dog-stake-out-ground-spike-secure-anchor-or-lead-tie-ring-149-p.asp

73

Richard
G3CWI

In reply to G3CWI:
Thanks Richard!

73! Mads, la1tpa