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2m Backpacking Yagi. Post 1986.


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If you need an efficient, simple to build, and totally portable 2 meter antenna, then this design from KD5IVP is what you need.

This video shows you how to design, build, test, and use this ideal backpack yagi antenna.  You may want to make one of these antennas for home use in case your regular 2 meter antenna is damaged by some natural event such as a storm or high winds.  Most of the materials for this yagi antenna can be obtained from the home improvement outlets or hardware stores in your area.  This is a great antenna that belongs in your emergency "go-kit."

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https://www.eham.net.
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Thanks for joining us today.

Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM).

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