How to shunt feed your tower

Thanks to Steve (VE6WZ) for this useful, practical guide to shunt feeding an antenna tower.  Lots of good suggestions and testing procedures.

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Here are some comments from Steve (VE6WZ):

This shows the method for shunt feeding a tower. Using two different analyzers I show how to find the 50 Ohm point on the tower to achieve a 1:1 SWR match. Also explained is the effect of wire diameter on SWR bandwidth and reactance. Omega match video: Here is the online Xc calculator described in the video:


Thanks for joining us today.

Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM).


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