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post #32 of (permalink) Old 2009-01-31, 07:23 PM
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Originally Posted by stampeder
For outdoor use the need for solid, weather-proof materials makes for a much more involved build.
My GH10 is attached to south wall of my house.
I constructed a frame using 3/4" cedar nail strips from Home Depot.
It's surprisingly stiff and should weather well. Cheap (under $30 for all parts)
and looks good according to my wife.

The antenna is sheltered and receives little wind load.
If it was attached to a rotor or more exposed I'd probably construct it
out of more stronger and durable materials.

Last edited by stampeder; 2009-01-31 at 07:38 PM.
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