Chelmsford Amateur Radio
G0MWT & GX0MWT
Field Days in the past
Changed Return Coding.
this Web Page as the result of a request from Trevor, M5AKA.
1961 NFD Danbury Group at Little Waltham, Essex
In order to get the antenna attached to the highest
tree branches a catapult was used to shot a heavy lead weight
with attached line over the branch.
A three person firing team was used, one to pull the catapult,
one to hold the catapult and one to provide support.
From left to right:
Eric Edwards, G3NAB pulling the catapult
Paul Ives, G3NIW supporting G3NAA
Ralph Polley, G3NAA holding the catapult. Note the protective
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