[amsat-bb] Re: Cleaning oxidation from antenna

Jim Jerzycke kq6ea at pacbell.net
Thu Jul 9 10:59:33 PDT 2009

ScotchBrite pads also work very well, and don't leave lots of little conductive strands floating around.
Jim  KQ6EA

--- On Thu, 7/9/09, Clint Bradford <clintbrad4d at earthlink.net> wrote:

From: Clint Bradford <clintbrad4d at earthlink.net>
Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: Cleaning oxidation from antenna
To: amsat-bb at amsat.org, amsat-bb at amsat.org
Date: Thursday, July 9, 2009, 9:42 AM

>> ... Nothing seems to be pitted or deteriorated, just "ugly". 

Fine steel wool. Then spray Marine Spar Varnish on it (after connecting cable and properly sealing that connection).

Clint Bradford

Clint Bradford, K6LCS
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