I have a Box Kite that was used on the old Gibson Girl emergency radio set
(the Yellow Coffee Grinder - between the knees) that downed pilots used to
It was used to lift a strong braided-copper antenna (about 300' long) so the
transmitter would have very good range.
The kite is about 4' tall and about 18" square - complete with Magnesium
Alloy struts that work some what like an umbrella, folding in and out. It
even has flotation areas (so it will not sink) on the leading edges just in
case in ends up in the water.
So my question is: What is it worth to an END COLLECTOR - one that does not
Thank You for your time and interest.
Gary Poss - K5WWQ