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Antenna Identification
« on: June 05, 2011, 0119 UTC »
Can anyone identify this antenna?

« Last Edit: June 05, 2011, 0131 UTC by WrongwayCorrigan »

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Re: Antenna Identification
« Reply #1 on: June 05, 2011, 1733 UTC »
It's an IsoPole made by AEA.  You can see the start of the AEA logo in the picture.




AEA is now defunct but the antenna is still sold by sold by Spectral


« Last Edit: June 05, 2011, 1744 UTC by DimBulb »
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Re: Antenna Identification
« Reply #2 on: June 06, 2011, 0247 UTC »
Thank you for the detailed identification. This transmitter site appears to have been unused for quite sometime. I am trying to determine what its purpose was.


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Re: Antenna Identification
« Reply #3 on: June 06, 2011, 0335 UTC »
They are (were?) very popular. the 2M antennas were often retuned for the 150MHz business band.

Before cell phones dominated, they dotted industrial area rooftops.