How to Build a Six Meter Ham Radio Dipole Antenna.
Thanks to Randy Hall (K7AGE) for this excellent tutorial on how to design, build, test, and operate a simple Six Meter Dipole Antenna.
Some radio amateurs call the 6 Meter Band the "Magic Band" for its unusual HF and VHF characteristics. When the band is open, you'll experience some interesting DX contacts--all with a simple, inexpensive antenna that can be made with locally available parts.
Randy describes the antenna this way: