DIY Ultra-Portable Mast for Wire Antennas


Fishing rods can often make an suitable antenna mast for both "field use" and "stealth" operations from deed-restricted properties.

In this video, Tom (N7KOM) shows how he modified an AliExpress telescoping fishing rod to support his portable antennas.

The mast is lightweight and can be stored in your emergency "go-kit."

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Here are some comments from Tom (N7KOM):

This is a quick build to get any AliExpress fishing rod ready for ham radio. see the mast in action here:    • So-Cal SOTA with K6CPR and N6ARA | Tr...   Please like & subscribe If you'd like to support this channel, head over to my sticker store! There you'll find Portable Radio, SOTA, and QRP themed stickers to show off your love of Portable Ops: Another way to support my channel! Buy Me A Coffee:

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Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM).


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