June 2015

Monopole, dipole, or bowtie?

If you’re thinking about an antenna, there really are only a few different kinds. Do you know what they are? The antenna above is a monopole. In essence, it’s one big piece of metal. It’s…

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My Signals Are Getting Weaker

Back in the winter of 2013-14, we had some very big ice storms here in the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore area, which took out a large number of branches and a few trees as well….