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How to work DX using a homebrew EFHW Antenna

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One of the joys of Amateur Radio is to "go into the field" and operate with the bare minimum of equipment--a perfect way to train for emergency communications.

In this video, Carl (2E0EZT) shows us how he operates under field conditions using an easily made half-wave end-fed antenna (EFHW).

Here are some of Carl's general remarks:

n this video I build an EFHW antenna and work portable ham radio overnight at the camping barn in the Peak District. The 49:1 unun was bought from ebay (seller no longer lists the item). Icom IC-7200 Bog standard power supply. Wire from sotabeams I would be very grateful if you could make a small donation to my paypal account, this helps me keep the channel running, many thanks https://www.paypal.me/2e0ezt You can find me on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/2e0ezt To subscribe to this YouTube channel you can click this link https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCtX8... I'm a licensed amateur radio operator from the United Kingdom. My YouTube channel features videos focusing on operating portable radio from various locations plus how to videos, tutorials, insights and conversations in the hobby.
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Thanks for joining us today.

Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM).
 

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