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Using a Three Bay Antenna

[November 2017] This is another in a series of pictures that gives us a chance to look and think. What do you see here?

When given the choice of power or height for FM antennas most stations and engineers normally, all things being equal, will want to have the antenna mounted as high on a tower as possible – often after doing a pattern study.

Usually, this gives the best height and line of sight to the market for the best coverage.

And then, there is this:

What do you think?

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