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20171016 – VE4MIL Signal Improvements

The Technical Committee was out at the VE4MIL site in the middle of October and assisted a hired tower crew, who replaced the VHF antenna (2 bay), connectors and transmission line with a rebuilt and tested 4 bay antenna, sealed connectors and new transmission cable.  Initial reports are a drastically improved signal in the old coverage area.

The Technical Committee would like to hear from anyone who can provide information on the improved signal – in particular any extended range that may now exist.  Send reports to