20 metre quarter wave portable vertical antenna


Thanks to "Maddog's Ham Radio" video channel for this ultra simple, neat, and efficient 20 meter vertical antenna.  This antenna would be perfect for both home and portable use.

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Here are some comments from the author:

This antenna takes about 10 minutes to erect. It uses a 5 metre squid pole purchased from Haverfords (Haverfordwest.com.au). I have used it now for a few park activations and it performs well with the 20 radials. I have cut the driven wire element to be resonant at approx 14.185MHz.

Thanks for joining us today.

Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM).

 

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