Antenna fun of building and testing a great working antenna for shortwave.
Rescue decommissioned VOA site C station and put to amateur radio use and for emergency communications.
Making a new antenna out of broken parts. Thinking outside the box.
Our experience with the world wide VHF contest sponsored by CQ.
Designing a full wavelength J Pole antenna for Field Day.
Survey to find the level of interest in a computer modeling of antenna designs class.
Well, what a weekend this was. Beautiful weather, temperature in the 70-80’s and a light breeze. I just did not put enough sun blocker on so I look like a lobster in the pot! David K1KK called and wanted to try out his new 60′ tall Spiderbeam pole and turn it into an 80 meterContinue reading “Antenna Building 101”
I have decided to try QRP or low power mode. I got myself a used KX2 Elecraft radio that produces about 5 watts of power. I designed a random wire antenna that has a 2 oz lead weight on one end of the wire, I swing it around and throw it up into a tree.Continue reading “Move over Charlie Brown!”
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