RE: What is a Zany Zuney Looper

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From: Rho (a-kevinp@microsoft.com)
Date: Fri Jun 04 1993 - 18:16:48 EDT


The Zuni Loop Mountain Expeditionary Force are a loose group (i.e. I
think they'll accept you if you appear on their site!) that heads into
the hills of California on Field Day and erects humongous wire antennas
(of all sorts -- loops, curtains, beams, quads). They then put a huge
signal into the lower 48 states with 5W!

They're expolits have been documented in the past in QQ (where I got
most of my dope on them). It seems they draw the 1000 foot (or whatever
it is!) circle around a group of trees then they figure out how to get
the biggest load of antennas into that space: a Sterba curtain on 20m
at 90 foot, a three element 40m delta, a 80m horizontal loop at 50 foot
and perhaps a rhombic too!

Worth reading for inspiration!

Kevin Purcell N7WIM / G8UDP
a-kevinp@microsoft.com
"We conjure the spirits of the computer with our spells"

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From: <netmail!jennings@abb.com>
To: <QRP@Think.COM>
Subject: What is a Zany Zuney Looper
Date: Wednesday, June 02, 1993 1:44PM

Hello QRPers,

What is a Zany Zuney Looper antenna?

Tom Jennings KV2X
jennings@abb.com


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