Ideas for compact 80m/160m antennas

Low Band antennas (80m/160m) require lots of room for peak performance.  Is it possible to get decent performance by using linear loading of an inverted L or some other antenna?

In this video, Callum (M0MCX) explores several ideas for compact low band antennas.

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Here are some comments from Callum:

Inverted Ls do work for these low bands but what if you don't even have that amount of space? Perhaps linear loading an inverted L might do the trick, although the bandwidth might be tight - and the impedance might not be perfect either. Anyway, we'll see. HEY! Subscribe here: My Shop: Enjoy your science folks. Good luck. Callum. M0MCX. DX Commander Founder.


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