6M EME ARRAY

K5XI has commissioned the construction of a 6 Meter EME array at W7RN. The array will consist of four 5-el Innova Yagis on an H frame similar to the photo below. It will be atop 30′ of Rohn 55, which will replace the old VHF tower, keeping the number of allowed towers to 8.

Example Array

System design and construction by XE2K. Foundation by Buildings and Dwellings. Project Manager K5RC

The following is a pictorial chronology of the project started in August, 2019

Find a Clear Spot

Equipment on Site

Making a Hole in the Desert

Install Re-bar to Rohn Specs

Finish Re-bar

 

Reinforce Base Section with 1″ Steel Rod

Move Base to Site