The Best Groundplane

Vertical in the Pacific Ocean

 

Dean, KH6B, and Don , NH6WW, install the Hy-Gain 14 AVQ Trap Vertical at low tide on a tiny rock outcropping into the Pacific Ocean on the shore of Moku Ola Island during the Hi-QRP DXpedition there.  Time to test the theory that salt water is GREAT groundplane.  A pair of overlapping shield volcanoes in the distant background.

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08/99