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Old 01-27-2014, 12:36 PM
bberns22 bberns22 is offline
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Originally Posted by W2GLD View Post
Ben, for what it's worth, in that area of the city, you're better off with a 3" quarter-wave rubber-duck like the Larsen from Tessco. The 24th. District is covered by three different sites, all very strong in that area, if you run any sort of gain antenna, you're always going to have issues. I've been suggesting that to Dick, W3BMA for several years now. The PSR and Radio Shack scanners generally get wasted there too without the ATT on.

Good luck and it will be interesting to see your results; take along a standard paper clip as a third antenna option for that area.
I like paperclip Idea as my third comparison antenna .....
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