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Here's an antenna you don't see very often--The T2FD (Tilted Terminated Folded Dipole). This antenna is well-suited for small urban lots and can be used as a horizontal dipole, a sloper,or even as an inverted vee dipole antenna.
In this short video, "SpectreOZ" shows his T2FD from design to installation, featuring a 10 watt terminating resistor made from 4, 5 watt 390 ohm resistors in a series parallel circuit. The circuit is joined to a 4:1 balun, which is encased in pvc pipe for stability and weather resistance.
If you feel in an experimental mood, why not try this classic HF antenna in your backyard?
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