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Old 12-26-2017, 10:29 PM
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Originally Posted by MCore25 View Post
Go find someone who does commercial AC duct work (with the round stuff). They generally have 18”-20” blanks laying around. Last time I acquired some, they were 18 ga with center punches in place. Got 20 of them for $5. Made good targets as well as ground planes…
That's a good idea, both for ground planes and targets…

At one point I did get a sheet of 20ga steel and used that, but I got tired of the vibration and chose to remove the roof from the UTV all together and moved the antenna to a mount I fabricated on the back of the roll cage.
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