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Re: The AO-40 FD Umbrella Contingency



Hi Bill,

How about some cardboard-boxes covered in aluminum foil?

That's what I am planning on using on AO40
for FD unless it rains! Good idea to bring a camera,
should be fun.

Cheers,
Tony AA2TX


At 04:21 PM 5/14/03 -0400, Bill Acito W1PA wrote:

>Cat's outa the bag...
>
>Well, based on my inquiries, and a few emails that I have gotten from
>folks on the list, there appears to be at least a few of us that are
>going to attempt large dishes (+50") based on oversized/beach/golf
>umbrella's....  contraptions that may not last the weekend, held
>together with duct tape and bailing twine, but it could be interesting
>("roger your section ol man, antenna here is a Titleist").  Everyone,
>please share your pictures when you are done. :-)

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