Feature08/20/2009 | The Amateur Amateur: Diary of a Mad Ham's Wife
There he goes again. Stomp, stomp, stomp across the roof. How can he stay up there for hours? What could possibly consume so much of his time? I've helped him put up and take down antennas, but that never took more than ten minutes. He spends half the day
Feature06/03/2008 | The Amateur Amateur: Tipping the Mast, Topping the Hill
The mast I ordered was a Penninger Tipper. I ordered it because the mast can tip over, making it easier to raise and lower than my current tripod-mounted mast. The bottom of the new mast connects to a base which allows it to swivel up and down.