Re: QRT for a bit
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Will Elk be on the menu ???
On Monday, March 1, 2021, 09:54:06 PM CST, Martin Tuip <ajax@...> wrote:
The thing has been up like this for a few years but today it was one elk too much. Wifey says it gives me a project though. I will relocate my antenna switch up on the hill side and likely build a few different setups.
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From: "stan W9SMR via groups.io" <robinstan@...>
Date: 3/1/21 19:32 (GMT-08:00)
Subject: Re: [070Club] QRT for a bit
And we thought Jerry had a nasty situation.
From: main@070Club.groups.io <main@070Club.groups.io> on behalf of Martin Tuip <ajax@...>
Sent: Monday, March 1, 2021 8:46 PM
Subject: [070Club] QRT for a bit
Elk came through my property and one panicked and got stuck in the feedline going up to my dipole. It tore the dipole apart .. one side is stuck up 50 ft in a tree that maybe someone in a few hundred years will find ... I also think the feedline (100ft of LMR400) broke. Got a quick hamstick up but I will be out for a bit :(