Build it: Black Widow Antenna-A 15 meter Moxon Antenna.

If you're looking for a simple ARRL Field Day Antenna that exhibits a low takeoff angle and shows an improved signal to noise ratio, then this 15 meter Moxon Antenna built by Michael Martens (KB9VBR) is the answer.

Michael takes us from start to finish in this well-made, easy-to-understand tutorial.

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Here are some comments from Michael (KB9VBR):

The Moxon is an 2 element Yagi style antenna that boasts of a low takeoff angle and high front/back signal to noise ratio. The 15 meter Black Widow Moxon is an excellent antenna for Field Day or other events were a lightweight, portable antenna is ideal. Follow along as I build a Moxon antenna out of fishing poles and other common parts. -- References -- KG4JJH Black Widow 15 Meter Moxon Antenna: AC6LA Moxgen Calculator: Building the 6 meter Moxon Antenna: -- My 3D Printer -- Creality Ender 3 v2 Neo 3D Printer: eSun PLA Pro (PLA+) black filament -- Parts list -- 10' Black Widow Fiberglass Fishing Pole (B&M BW3RR) Black Widow 15 meter Moxon Center Hub: SO-239 chassis connector 50 feet wire approximately (I used 14 ga) ⅝ inch dowel, 48 inches ½ inch CPVC #6 x ½ inch machine screws, nuts, and washers 4 #10 eye hooks Assorted Ring Terminals Epoxy glue Duct tape Painters pole: 15 - 23 feet Like what you see? You can leave me a tip: KB9VBR VHF/UHF Antennas: Become a patron! Unlock exclusive content at: Support Ham Radio Q&A by shopping at Amazon: My Parks on the Air setup: Transceiver: Battery: Tuner: Folding Table: Throw Weight: Video Production Equipment: Camera Lens Wireless Microphone: Microphone: GoPro: Music by license: As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases Contact Information: Questions, comments, or business inquiries may be directed to If you wish for your product to be featured on my channel, please contact me. #Hamradio #AmateurRadio #POTA #ParksOnTheAir #PortableHamRadio #BlackWidow #Moxon #Antenna #15meterband #15meterantenna #HFantenna #fieldday #arrlfieldday

Thanks for joining us today.

Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM).


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