Portable 40 meter Vertical Antenna Build

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This is post 2379 in a continuing series of simple ham radio antennas.

Thanks to Steve Palmer for this simple 40 meter vertical antenna project.  Although the antenna is designed for the 40 meter band, it can perform as well on the 15 meter band, using the third harmonic of the 40 meter band.

This is an all-around basic antenna that will provide hours of fun and education on the ham bands.  Just take your time and be sure to install a ground radial system.  

You can get multi-band performance by using 450 ohm ladder line and an antenna "tuner".
Thanks for joining us today.

Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM).



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