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Re: non-metallic boom for yagis



MaxGain Systems sells very good quality fiberglass
tubing for a LOT less than you'd pay for a typical
"Satellite Cross-Boom", and it works just as good as
the high-priced stuff.

http://www.mgs4u.com/fiberglass-tube-rod.htm

73, Jim  KQ6EA currently at 3*N, 150*W, and waiting
for SuitSat!

--- Carl Yaffey <carl_yaffey@yahoo.com> wrote:

> I'm about to buy a couple of Yagis for mode B. I
> understand that  
> mounting them on a metal boom would not be a good
> idea. I know that  
> Hy-gain sells a fiberglass boom for $120 (yikes!).
> But I'd rather go  
> with something a little cheaper. Any thoughts or
> ideas?
> 73,
> Carl Yaffey  O----'-::  K8NU
> Yaffey Music Services: banjo/guitar/bass/mandolin
> lessons, recording  
> studio.
> carl_yaffeyADDED_TO_STOP_SPAM@yahoo.com, 614 268
> 6353, Columbus OH
> http://www.carl-yaffey.com
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