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Ham Radio Antenna: Simple 3 band no radial vertical for 20, 15, 10 metres.

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  Do you need a simple, no radial, multiband HF antenna for your small urban property or backyard garden? If you do, please consider this basic design from Tim (G5TM).  The antenna covers the 20, 15, and 10 meter amateur radio bands with no ground radial or counterpoise required. If you can't see the video, please insert this title URL into your browser search box:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z6e42nmv894. Thanks for joining us today. Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM). Here are a few comments from Tim (G5TM): I have been looking forward to building and testing this antenna out for a while! It tunes well and spoiler alert.. It radiates well too (that video will be out soon!). Connect with my channel by subscribing & commenting. Also, if you have an antenna question, email me: TimG5TM@icloud.com 73 Tim Chapters View all Intro 0:00 Diagram 0:28 SSWR 2:00 Performance 4:00 Transcript Follow along using the transcript. Show transcript Tim G5TM 13.3K subscribers Videos About

DIY 6 meter Moxon antenna

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  Just in time for the ARRL Field Day or any other portable operation. In this video, Michael Martens (KB9VBR) introduces us to the versatile, easy-to-make, and highly efficient 6-meter Moxon antenna. This antenna can be added to your "field kit" or Field Day bag in a matter of minutes.  Six meter propagation improves during the summer, and this project is the perfect answer to snag some 6-meter contacts. If you can't see the video, please insert this title URL into your browser search box:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8tyrg3MJOMQ. Thanks for joining us today. Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM). Here are some comments from Michael (KB9VBR): The 6 meter band is hot in the summer time and there is no better way to exploit it than with a directional antenna like the 6 meter Moxon. The Moxon is a 2 element Yagi that is inexpensive and easy to build, but also offers great results with 5.5dbi of gain and a 25db front to back ratio The KB9VBR 6 Meter Moxon Antenna Parts list: 4 -