Arrow Antenna - Pistol Grip
Any user can tell you: Holding the Arrow Antenna with its included foam grip
for those satellite passes places stress on your wrist ... and elbow ... and
shoulder. As far as the health of your arm is concerned, it is NOT
How can you make it a healthier, more ergonomic relationship?
Get that wrist straight. Think of the Arrow as a "tool." Add a handle to it!
If that looks like a Stanley(tm) hacksaw handle, well, that's because it IS a
Stanley(tm) hacksaw handle. (g)
Found mine at Home Depot - Model 15-090 SKU 961487. It has a nice, flat
top surface. I used a strip of one of my favorite adhesives: Scotch(tm) Permanent
Double-Sided Extreme Mounting Tape (Home Depot Model 414DC-SF,
But, in addition, I also used a couple of industrial-strength Zip ties
to really affix the handle:
So - don't subject yourself to possible AWS (Arrow Wrist Syndrome). Visit
your local home improvement store - and get ergonomic!
Clint Bradford K6LCS
*** - REFERENCE: https://www.ccohs.ca/oshanswers/ergonomics/handtools/tooldesign.html
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