I think Christer SM6PXJ used a well casing to good effect?
It certainly sounds like a better ground than most of us are able to get!
From: [email protected]
[mailto:[email protected]] On Behalf Of J. B. Weazle
Sent: 30 July 2005 23:53
To: [email protected]
Subject: LF: Suitable ground?
The soil at my QTH is composed mostly of gravel, which makes getting
a decent ground for RF purposes rather difficult for two reasons, driving in
ground rods, and
poor soil conductivity. However, about 150 feet from my house is a
water well in
the form of an 8 inch diameter steel pipe that goes down 275 feet!
on the list had any experience using such as a ground for a Marconi
VE3EAR - VE3WZL