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Old 03-01-2011, 10:13 AM
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Dave, the fluoride's getting to you again!

I got my Hi-Q because I was convinced that their touting of a higher Q than other similar designs was attractive as a selling point. To each his own. I did, however, notice a dramatic improvement in my noise floor after doing the Same bonding as Rhyary. I did do my doors (all 4) and both upper and lower tailgate. I went from average S-6 noise floor to average S-3. Same location same time of day. No noticeable difference from day to day.

Some say my butternut vertical at ground level is a pile of junk, too, but with 4 radials I was able to hit Japan on 100W, and my house is in the way for that QSO. Make do with what you have, I say. I just didn't want Rhyary feeling the bonding he did was a waste of time.
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