Homebrew EH Antenna for the 40M Band

If you enjoy antenna experiments, you may want to investigate the often controversial "EH Antenna."

In this video from Paul (OM0ET), we get a step-by-step plan for designing and testing the EH Antenna on the 40 meter Amateur Radio Band.

This antenna is based on a design from WB5CXC.

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This is post 2538 in a continuing series of simple ham radio antennas.

Here are some suggestions and precautions from Paul:

This is my homebrew EH antenna for 40M band. This antenna has the problem with a strong returning RF in to coax. This is the reason why i never tryed this antenna in a real outdoor conditions. Until now i did not solved this issue with RF. There is a big problem with resonant frequency instability due to this. Special thanks to Larry D Brown (silent key) ... btw, sorry for my english


Thanks for joining us today.

Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM).


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