Friday, November 14, 2008

Friday

Pretty warm day, today, it got up to eighty-eight degrees, but the humidity was pretty low.

So it was just pretty darn warm, without being miserable.

Steve the L. (The Big Swede) regaled me with a tale of his latest shopping excursion, this one was to the Squadra warehouse sale. He had a fabulous time, and there were some fabulous bargains to be had.

I saw some interesting ham radio antennas on the ride home.

This mystery antenna turns out to be a hexbeam. I thought, at first, that somone's beach umbrella had gotten away from them!

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It's a rotatable beam. Don't know if it is home-brew or commercially made, though.

This fellow has his entire antenna farm on one tower!

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I count six antennas!

As for riding the bike, three equals thirty miles, that's about it!

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