Off Center Fed Dipole (OCF) Antenna


 

Here's another interesting antenna design suited for both portable and home station use.

In this video, Michael Martens (KB9VBR) shows us how to build and 80-meter off center fed dipole antenna, which he used several years ago in the Annual ARRL Field Day communications exercise.

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Thanks for joining us today.

Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM).

Here are a few observations from Michael (KB9VBR)"

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Off-Center Fed Dipole Antenna

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