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DIY 4:1 Balun Build for Ham Radio Antennas


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This is post 2699 in a continuing series of simple ham radio antennas.

Here's a useful accessory that will enable you to use balanced feed line with a variety of antenna configurations.  "TheSmokinApe" does a good job of taking us through the entire design and construction process.

Here are some comments from "TheSmokinApe":

Lid Tips - DIY 4:1 Balun Build - TheSmokinApe In this Lid Tips video we build a DIY 4:1 Balun that can be used in various Ham Radio Antenna projects, we will also test it with a NanoVNA. We use two ft140-43 toroids to build the balun. Please leave any questions, comments, suggestions or recommendations below and I will do my best to respond. Please consider supporting TheSmokinApe Channel on Patreon Here: https://www.patreon.com/TheSmokinApe Links to products in the video: https://www.amazon.com/shop/TheSmokinApe As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Video Links: http://www.m0pzt.com/blog/4to1-curren... https://k4lrg.org/building-an-off-cen... http://w5sdc.net/delta_loop_for_hf.htm Check out my Lid Tips Playlist Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AE1Mv... Check out my Antenna Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... Check out my NanoVNA Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... Check out my HAM Radio, Scanner, Walkie Talkie Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... If you liked this video you can see more like it here: http://www.youtube.com/TheSmokinApe You can also follow me on Twitter and Instagram: http://www.twitter.com/TheSmokinApe http://www.instagram.com/TheSmokinApe Thanks, TheSmokinApe

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