Antenna performance

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Re: Antenna performance

Postby Falcon » Tue Nov 14, 2017 12:58 am

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.


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.
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Re: Antenna performance

Postby Notarola » Wed Nov 15, 2017 4:57 pm

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.


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