[amsat-bb] Re: distributors of solid fiberglass crossbooms
ka1rrw at yahoo.com
Sun Sep 9 17:48:47 PDT 2007
I use a sold 12 foot fiberglass rod for elevation.
it is a 1.25". but it was a bit narrow and will
somtimes slip at the M2 antenna brackts. The 550 rotor
held it fine.
I plan on replacing it with a 1.5 inche solid this
the 1.5 inch is part # 110051-01
it comes in 20 foot sizes.
--- Joe Leikhim <rhyolite at nettally.com> wrote:
> The M2 fiberglass crossboom is actually two sections
> of fiberglass
> tubing with an aluminum billet slug where the
> elevation rotator
> attaches. I think solid fiberglass rod might be a
> bit heavy and too
> Joe Leikhim K4SAT
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