That would be interesting and fun. I think that is one of my favorite things about HF. Building random ass antennas to see what works.Notarola wrote:Old military trick use copper plumbing pipe. lots of scrap pipe around. you could use steel pipe too but its not as flexable and a lot heavier.
it is amazing what you can load up to use as an antenna. Especially with an antenna tuner you can play around with various configurations of radiator(s) without worrying about swr.