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Satellite Eggbeater Antennas

How would you like to try a different type of satellite antenna?

In this video from Robert J. Meade, we see two different approaches to the "classic" Eggbeater Antenna--a DIY model and a commercial example from M2 Antennas.


This is post 2516 in a continuing series of simple ham radio antennas.

Here are some general comments from Robert:

In this video I give an overview of the design and use cases for 2 distinct eggbeater antennas, a DIY eggbeater V2 antenna and a commercially produced eggbeater antenna from M2 Antennas, both designed for 435 MHz and have right hand circular polarization. M2 Antennas Egg Beater: Eggbeater V2 Antenna Design: Eggbeater Antenna Reference (Including RHCP schematic): Introduction: (0:00) Eggbeater V2 Radiation Pattern: (0:40) M2 Antennas Eggbeater Radiation Pattern: (1:24) DIY Eggbeater V2 Construction: (2:09) M2 Antennas Eggbeater Construction: (3:27) Eggbeater V2 Phasing/Matching Harness: (4:37) Eggbeater Distinguishing RHCP vs. LHCP: (5:40) M2 Antennas Eggbeater Phasing/Matching Harness: (6:48) Conclusion: (11:48) #Antennas #EggBeater #CircularPolarization #VHF #UHF #Satcom Thumbnail Credit: Francis Fletcher


Thanks for joining us today.

Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM).


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