[time-nuts] Best location for a GPS antenna...?

Attila Kinali attila at kinali.ch
Thu Apr 12 15:22:57 EDT 2012

On Thu, 12 Apr 2012 15:02:48 -0400
David McGaw <n1hac at Alum.Dartmouth.ORG> wrote:

> Best would be to have a lightning rod in the vicinity of and above the 
> antenna.  A sharp-pointed rod does not attract lightning, it REPELS it 
> and has a cone of protection under it.  While the effect is not 
> understood, it apparently discharges the surrounding air through corona 
> discharge - the sharper the better.

I'd like to read more on that, do you have any good references?

			Attila Kinali
Why does it take years to find the answers to
the questions one should have asked long ago?

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