6M EME ARRAY

K5XI  commissioned the construction of a 6 Meter EME array at W7RN. The array is four 5-el Innova Yagis on an H frame. It is atop 25′ of Rohn 55, which replaced the old VHF tower, keeping the number of allowed towers to 8.

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