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Here's a fairly simple and inexpensive tower/mast that you can build to support a lightweight VHF/UHF/HF antenna. According to the video's producer, this mast was built using recycled materials. The mast is supported by both a stiff ground rod and by two braces attached to the building. Please notice the use a "drip loop" in the coaxial feed line to keep rain from penetrating the operating position. The only thing I would add to this excellent set up is some form of lightning protection.
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