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HQ - These boxes go in the shed last!
HQ - Another beam team returns
HQ - K1DG reports an accounting error to WC1M
HQ - Squeezing everything in
HQ - WC1M checking inventory
HQ - WC1M (right) checking inventory
HQ - Coax being rolled to fit in the box
HQ - Lined up to return gear
HQ - This shelf is exactly 1 DG high
HQ - Tent folding class
HQ - Equipment return
Medfield - W1MSW op
Greg W1KM finishing tower guy attachment.
Rigging on derrick pole.
Final antenna checks.
W1KM antenna team work together on the final steps
(L-R) Greg W1KM on ladder gets help from Don N1DG, Don AA1V & Micah N1QMM.
W1KM antenna team at Myles Standish State Forest, Plymouth, MA.
(L-R) Henry K1WCC, searches for the correct tool while Greg W1KM, Don N1DG & Micah N1QMM work on getting the beam secured to mast.
Tom N1TB raising the 40-foot (13 meter) tower using winch and derrick.
Tom N1TB starts cranking to raise the tower.
(L-R) Don AA1V, Don N1DG & Greg W1KM.
(L-R) Don AA1V, Don N1DG (partially hidden) & Greg W1KM discuss beam element.
(L-R) Dave K3FT, Greg W1KM, Don AA1V, Don N1DG & Mark AA3K inspect beam element.
(L-R) Tom N1TB joins Henry K1WCC & Micah N1QMM to align and join tower sections.
(L-R) Micah N1QMM, Tom N1TB & Henry K1WCC work on tower top & rotor while Dave K3FT (far right) watches beam construction.
(L-R) Dave K3FT, Greg W1KM, Don AA1V, Don N1DG & Mark AA3K discuss one of the beam's elements.
(L-R) Henry K1WCC & Micah N1QMM aligning tower sections.
(L-R) Henry K1WCC & Micah N1QMM call for help to align tower section bolt holes. This is easier on the ground than in the air, but even with lubricant can be a problem.
(L-R) Micah N1QMM, Tom N1TB & Henry K1WCC. Tom is spraying lubricant on the tower legs to facilitate their joining.
(L-R) Micah N1QMM, Tom N1TB & Henry K1WCC prepare to mate two tower sections.
(L-R) Tom N1TB & Henry K1WCC move the tower upright to set base.
(L-R) Tom N1NB & Henry K1WCC move single section of tower into place to set tower base.