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Linear Loading-Antenna Lengths & Calculations.

If you can't see the video, please insert this title URL into your browser search box:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6-COCfj2D5Q.  This is Post 2149 in a continuing series of simple ham radio antennas.

Another way of getting nearly full dipole performance with a short antenna is to apply linear loading to your antenna.

In this video from Tim (G5TM), we get a good general discussion of both the theoretical and practical applications of this antenna design.

Thanks for joining us today.

Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM).

Here are some of Tim's observations:

"An overview of the linear loading experiment findings and some information on antenna lengths for you. Here are the other videos in my Linear Loading journey: 1. Shortening a 40 meter quarter wave vertical: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cmqEa... 2. Shortening a 10 metre dipole using linear loading: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dcdk4... 3. Short 40m dipole for a small garden: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AO9Xj... 4. Getting 80m into a small garden: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WWKlj... 5. Using a third wire to linear load an antenna: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CxiXz..."

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