Goto Section: 80.862 | 80.864 | Table of Contents
Revised as of October 1, 2020
Goto Year:2019 |
§ 80.863 Antenna system.
(a) An antenna system must be installed which is as nondirectional and
as efficient as is practicable for the transmission and reception of
radio ground waves over seawater. The installation and construction of
the required antenna must insure operation in time of emergency.
(b) If the required antenna is suspended between masts or other
supports liable to whipping, a safety link which, under heavy stress,
will operate to greatly reduce such stress without breakage of the
antenna, the halyards, or other antenna-supporting elements, must be
(c) When an electrical ground connection is used as an element of the
antenna system, the connection must be efficient.
Goto Section: 80.862 | 80.864
Goto Year: 2019 |
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